Author Profile: Amandah Blackwell

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Amandah Blackwell

Amandah Blackwell is a creative, freelance and ghost writer for industries that include but are not limited to the arts & entertainment, travel, publishing, real estate, pets, personal and professional development, and much more.

Amandah's personal writing projects include screenplays, teleplays, YA, non-fiction, short stories, and poetry. 

You can find more of her writing at www.MisticCafe.com, savvywritingcareers.wordpress.com, and www.savvy-writer.com.

You can follow Amandah on Twitter at:  http://twitter.com/savvy_writer


Articles By Amandah  »

A Partnership of Travel Writing and Photography
Posted in Enhance Your Writing, Tips & Tricks, Writer's Education on 20 May 2008
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Travel writing is just like painting: a travel writer uses a palette of words instead of paints! When you breathe life into a story through your words, readers will want more. Part of the fun of travel writing is sharing your knowledge gained from your experience. A photograph can tell the whole story or part […]

Fly Away From Travel Writer Rejection to Opportunity
Posted in Overcoming Obstacles on 14 May 2008
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“All this rejection’s got me so low.” That’s a line from the song “Self Esteem” by The Offspring. Rejection of all types is an unavoidable part of life. Job rejection can suck! Sending out travel article after travel article and resume after resume becomes mechanical. Soon cynicism and fear settle in like “Mr. Mucas” from […]

A Marriage of a Travel Writer and Graphic Designer
Posted in Enhance Your Writing, Getting Readers, Getting Started on 12 May 2008
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Travel writers, do you have graphic design experience? If you said “I do,” then congratulations to you! Your first collaboration can be a blog to showcase your travel writing ability. If you are familiar with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, design you own logo (header) for your blog. In addition to the content of your blog, […]

Instant Readership with a Travel Blog
Posted in Getting Readers, Getting Started, Tips & Tricks on 8 May 2008
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If you are starting out in travel writing, consider creating a blog! It is one of the greatest and safest online businesses. You can work from home or anywhere in the world! Blogs are simple and inexpensive. The best part is blogs are a great way for you to gain readers and MAKE MONEY! Go […]

10 Secrets of Travel Writing Revealed
Posted in Tips & Tricks, Travel Writing Books, Writer's Resources on 7 May 2008
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If you have a passion for traveling and writing then combine the two and become a travel writer! Would you like to know the “secrets” to travel writing? Then you came to the right place! You may want to purchase a few books along the way such as Lonely Planet’s Guide to Travel Writing or […]

Your Travel Writing Adventure Begins Here
Posted in Getting Started on 6 May 2008
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Are you familiar with Lonely Planet? How would you like to work for them? I think that would be AWESOME! Well, you are in luck because they are on the “lookout” for new talent. Sweet! If you are a “freelance author” with specific knowledge and experience, you may have found your next assignment. Lonely Planet […]

A Travel Writer’s Education from Home
Posted in Writer's Education, Writer's Resources on 2 May 2008
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How many people loved being in school? Come on, raise your hand! Receiving an “advanced” education today is not like it was “back in the day.” Just go online and type in “college, course work, or university” and you will receive many listings for “online” instruction. That’s right! You can get a travel writer’s education […]

How to Get Started With Travel Writing!
Posted in Getting Started, Tips & Tricks on 1 May 2008
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You decided that you would like to be a travel writer. Good for you! First, you must travel! Whether you are a backpacker or a “luxury” traveler it makes no difference. Second, get out there and meet people! Some travel writers forget or overlook the importance of personal interaction. Chatting with the locals, the hotel […]



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