Yearly Archives: 2002


Seeking Minority Writers

This was in the classifieds section of this week’s Eugene Weekly —and I just might apply… WE WANT MINORITY WRITERS: The Academy for Alternative Journalism, supported by alternative papers like this one, seeks experienced minority journalists and students (college seniors and up) for a paid summer writing program at Northwestern […]


Calling Women Writers

In researching mkg leads for Sand In My Bra, I’ve found some leads for women writers. W Network in Toronto is looking for writers. Scroll to the very bottom of this page for details on how to submit to their 7 women’s topics: Relationships, Career & Finance, Entertainment, Family, Health […]


UK Travel Magazines

Believe it or not, if I could have a subscription to a travel magazine, I think I’d rather have a UK one. I love the NG mags over here, but between those, Outside, and big glossy travel slickers that seem to cater to the upper class — nothing really fits […]


Personal – fan mail

I just wanted to thank you all for the WrittenRoad fan mail this week. I’m glad that this is a useful place where you can find resources and inspiration to pursure your writing. Obviously I’ve been swamped this month, and it’s been difficult to stay afloat. But the fan mail […]


Eugene Authors and Writers

I had a blast Saturday night at a celebration of Eugene Authors and Writers party. I put on my “author event clothes” and went down the street to join other locals in honoring the Eugene Public Library. They held this event as they clothes their doors. A new enormous public […]


Travelwise Online

Travelwise Online At first glance this travel web site has the look and feel of an old cookie cutter personal page…but in reading the writers guidelines you’ll see that this is a good resource for writers trying to make their start. If you’re trying to get your first press trip, […]


Award Winning Authors

The Wild Writing Women are officially award winning authors. We just found out today. Stories of World Travel, our first book together, just won Best Travel Book in the NATJA 2002 awards competition. Please read more about: North American Travel Journalists Association Stories of World Travel Wild Writing Women Buy […]


Kick It Up A Notch

Try pushing yourself a little bit harder for a day and see how you feel. I’ve been working hard the past two days on another deadline for the humor book. In the past I’ve used the words “final edit” but we’re still not there yet. A few days ago Larry […]


Travel Reading

Reading An Area’s Soul from The Dallas Morning News Stephen Trimble takes a look at historic trailblazing journals. More than 20 classics, both new and old, are mentioned.