"So true, so sadly true.
I can still remember reading through my first copy of Writers Market almost 40 years ago. Pay ranged from copies to 1-cent to the rare $1 a word. Read through it now and you find a very similar pay scale. What isn't there is…"
"Nancy, I think it's a combination of skimming rather than reading, multi-tasking, entitlement and just plain ignorance. Many of us accidentally fall victim to the first two, but there's a huge, social media horde out there afflicted with the latter…"
"Kaleel makes a point but as one who has been led astray by a travel agent whose recommendations were based on the largest, most rapidly paid rebates I would take the average agent's recommendations with a full saltshaker. A good, well-traveled agent…"
"I concur with everything said about SATW and IFWTWA. When I began travel writing I joined the latter because its requirements for membership were easier. As my production increased I finally qualified for SATW and have been a member ever since. Not…"
"Vincent, many, many years ago my then husband and I were driving across country with our cocker spaniel en route to his new duty station in Bremerton, WA. We wanted to go to Disneyland (this was way before D'world) so Peaches went into the Disney…"
Love both of your sites and would like for you take a look at mine - http://www.travelonthelevel.blogspot.com designed for anyone who prefers to travel with less strenuous walking and fewer stairs, or just wants to know what to…"
"Evelyn, let's hope sounder minds prevail, but I see all too much of that kind of thinking here. Sadly and frighteningly from otherwise intelligent voters with the financial where with all to support these dangerously disillusioned candidates."