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Key West’s Literary Scene

Key West’s Literary Scene

I made it to Florida! And, Key West was even better than I remembered it being when I was last there for the Key West Literary Seminar in 2017. First of all, the weather was perfect! It didn’t rain for more than 20 minutes the entire time we were there. Skies were a...
Is Bleisure Coming Back?

Is Bleisure Coming Back?

By the time you all read this I hope to have made it safely to Key West, Florida where I will be doing a “soft launch” of my travel writing career yet again, this time as Omicron, bad weather, and major flight cancellations rage around us. My plan is to revive my idea...
A Traveler Looks Back-and Forward-in 2022

A Traveler Looks Back-and Forward-in 2022

Starting to write a travel blog during a pandemic has been…strange. The first year I just shelved it, focusing the majority of my time on a creative writing project. I took only three trips in 2020-with Classic Journeys to New Zealand the last week of February (before...
Still a Wonderful Life in Seneca Falls!

Still a Wonderful Life in Seneca Falls!

Seventy-five years is a very long time to commemorate an old black and white movie, even if it was directed by Frank Capra and brimming with a cast of talented actors and actresses. I’ve always wondered what is it about this particular film that caused it to evolve...
Hasta la Vuelta Galapagos!

Hasta la Vuelta Galapagos!

I don’t just like to take trips, I also like to think about them, sometimes for months, weeks, even years afterwards. Unsurprisingly, a location like the Galapagos Islands gave me a lot to mull over. Some people have asked me if the islands were what I expected. I’m...