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How I Healed After Heartbreaking Loss by Facing My Grief Through Writing

Michelle Kennedy | Posted 08.24.2016 | Home
Michelle Kennedy

When he left, my world seemed so quiet. I wondered how to make the sound come back as much as I wondered how Christmas could possibly feel good again without him there. The room, full of twinkling lights and presents, seemed frozen and mute, nobody knowing how to fill the empty space.

Away at a Camp in Maine

Kim Kalicky | Posted 12.01.2016 | Home
Kim Kalicky

I self-published a small travel memoir, Away at a Camp in Maine, through, an arm of Amazon. I wrote the book thirteen years ago; it...

Where's the Travel Writing for Black Women?

Sarah Enelow | Posted 07.20.2016 | Black Voices
Sarah Enelow

Ever since I got into travel writing, I've been told to read the works of Joseph Conrad, Jack Kerouac, Edward Abbey, Bruce Chatwin, Paul Theroux, William Dalrymple, Bill Bryson, and other white men. While I learned a lot from their stories, I was also repeatedly left with questions about misogyny and racial insensitivity.

Traveling in Sin: A Travel Memoir Book Review

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 01.13.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

Written in a highly unusual narrative style, it pops between "he said" and "she said" with the authors each penning part of every chapter as they traverse a dozen countries.

Memories Of The Holidays In Thailand

Marilyn Downing Staff | Posted 02.12.2013 | Travel
Marilyn Downing Staff

By the time we finally tucked in on Christmas night, we truly had enjoyed the best possible amalgam of two worlds, Western and Eastern, to celebrate our respective traditions with great warmth, sharing and fond memories.

PHOTOS: Landing In Tokyo On March 11, 2011

Mia Aquino | Posted 05.11.2012 | Travel
Mia Aquino

On March 11, 2011, I was booked on a direct flight from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Narita International Airport halfway across the world in Japan.

Thirty Years of Travel

Millie Kerr | Posted 07.03.2011 | Travel
Millie Kerr

I accept that things have not turned out the way my younger self anticipated and delight in the greatest reward of those unmatched expectations: Travel.

Liver Donation, Break up, Led Author David Jedeikin to Wander the Rainbow

Simona Rabinovitch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Simona Rabinovitch

After donating part of his liver to his (now ex-) boyfriend, breaking up and feeling lost, David Jedeikin wrote about it all in his book, Wander the Rainbow.