Daily Archives: October 17, 2005


Ask Rick Heads Up

Tomorrow at 4 pm Pacific time, Rick Steves will discuss “How newspaper travel sections work” with a San Francisco Chronicle travel editor. This pre-recording will be part of a future segment on his radio show, but Rick often solicits questions and comments from listeners ahead of time, to make the […]


Rejection Letter Toilet Paper

Sick of getting rejection letters from editors? Well, instead of telling them where they can stick it and losing a chance to write for them in the future—consolidate your collection of idiotic responses (that probably came from an assistant instead of an editor anyway)—and wipe your ass with it. How […]


Dutch Book Reviews

The first book reviews for The Thong Also Rises are in! Only….they’re in Dutch. I think…. My Google News Alert sent me to a BookCrossing link from Holland. If any body can translate, please let me know if they liked it. I think someone might’ve—I saw a smiley face and […]


New Look for Written Road

Hey Hey Hey! The tech-savvy lads at BootsnAll cleaned up Written Road. They brought us into the newer version of Moveable Type so we can breathe a little easier, and have less hinderance from the spammers. There shouldn’t be any confusion in the translation. But feel free to hollar at […]


Elite Traveler Magazine

New York based Elite Traveler Magazine is looking for editorial interns to start ASAP. Applicants should be motivated, enthusiastic, detail oriented and have excellent phone skills. Responsibilities include fact checking, calling in samples and some light writing. Fun, friendly atmosphere; an excellent opportunity to learn about the magazine industry! Past […]