Category Archives: Making Money

A Shift In Travel Writing Strategy

I haven’t spent a lot of time posting to this blog lately.  I have a big project going on and it has taken up much of my time.  I’ve decided to shift my travel writing strategy and move towards a … Continue reading

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The Waiting For A Query Letter Reply Continues…

No reply on the latest query letter yet.  And still no reply from Sunset magazine on the query letter I sent them.  So I must admit that I am a little discouraged.  However, I know that this process is all … Continue reading

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Make Money The Old Fashioned Way – Earn It!

In a previous post, I mentioned the idea of creating a product of your own and putting it up for sale.  Ebooks are a good way to earn extra income.  I’ve bought quite a few of them and I feel … Continue reading

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More Ways To Earn Income (and why you should diversify)

Now that I’ve gone over the various ways to deduct expenses (again, do your homework and get this part right!), it’s time to look at the many ways to earn an income as a travel writer.  I’m very focused on … Continue reading

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Travel Query Letter #2 (No rest for the weary)

It might be a while before I receive the verdict on my first query letter (sent 20 days ago).  There was no indication in the Writer’s Market (online version) as to how long I could expect to wait for a … Continue reading

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Writing, Traveling, Living (Part Two)

Since I can’t sing, play an instrument or read palms, I need a way to earn a little extra money when I finally do get to pull up stakes and hit the road.  Right now, I’m fully employed, but that … Continue reading

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Writing, Traveling, Living (Part One)

As I wait for a response to my first query letter, I’ve been thinking about where I want all of this to go.  How do I want it to turn out?  What would be the best result I could have? … Continue reading

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