There’s a theme in all the editor interviews I sent you this week: Originality sells. Robert Luce, Editor of Chicago Scene Magazine, says originality is one of the most important elements of a standout story. Read the full interview here…
Travel editor Orion Ray-Jones says he’s looking mostly for stories he doesn’t want to put down. Stories that glue him to the page and have him repeating details to his friends and family the next day.Can you write a story like this? I’m willing to bet you can. Read the full interview with Go Magazine Editor Orion Ray-Jones’ here…
The editorial staff at large newspapers is shrinking (and has been for years). What does this mean for you as a travel writer? Click here to read an interview with travel editor Ross Werland at the Chicago Tribune, and listen to his advice on how to get started.
Christina Merchant, Product Manager, interviews Bob Kelley about his new found success as a travel writer. After attending the Ultimate Travel Writing Workshop in August of 2010, he has already had two stories published and has editor’s waiting for more! Read the entire interview here.
Lori asked Executive Editor, Jennifer Stevens, for a few details about her publication, and how to break into International Living Magazine.
Lori Allen continues her series of interviews with International Living’s Executive Editor, Jennifer Stevens. In this interview, they discuss how to create your own travel video and how it is becoming a great way to catch an editor’s eye when selling a travel article.
Lori Allen interviews International Living’s Executive Editor, Jen Stevens about selling videos and photographs along with your travel article. Listen in on their conversation.
This week Lori Allen interviewed travel writer Jennifer Stevens to get her advice on the fastest and easiest way to turn your travels into paid vacations this year.
One writer explains how after taking the Ultimate Travel Writer’s Workshop, she took ten press trips in two years. She discusses the best way to create your story while you travel and reveals the best ways to market your articles.
An Interview with Steve Weisman Like many of our readers, former high school English teacher and coach Steve Weisman launched his freelance writing career so that he would have something to keep him occupied (and paid) when he retired. Now, two years since that retirement, he’s downright busy as outdoor editor for three newspapers in […]