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under the stars in the Sahara Desert

A Perfect Surprise in the Sahara Desert

My arrival in Jemaa el-fna was disorienting and full of
Here Comes the Bride, Pandemic Edition

Here Comes the Bride, Pandemic Edition

January 4, 2021
Coronavirus Coverage, USA
“Are you still getting married?”
“So you are having a
A Tent with a View, in Florence, Italy

A Tent with a View in Florence, Italy

January 4, 2021
“One doesn’t come to Italy for niceness, one comes for
Reading Terminal Market: An Iconic Philadelphia Landmark 

Your Guide Through Philadelphia’s Iconic Reading Terminal Market

January 1, 2021
Thomas Jefferson, one of our nation’s Founding Fathers, once said
Rediscovering the Hudson Valley

Rediscovering the Hudson Valley

December 16, 2020
Coronavirus Coverage, USA
The Hudson Valley is a fairly well-known area just north
Still Life with Saints: Italian Adventures of Magical Spirit

Still Life with Saints: Italian Adventures of Magical Spirit

December 15, 2020
book review
The boot-shaped peninsula of Italy conjures iconic images; gondolas under
Why I Unapologetically Decided to Travel (Safely) Despite the Pandemic

Why I Unapologetically Decided to Travel (Safely) During the Pandemic

December 2, 2020
canada, Coronavirus Coverage
In these days of COVID-19, I found myself wondering what
A Woman's Worth Writing Workshop, Dear 2020

An Open Letter to 2020

December 1, 2020

Dear 2020,
I’m gonna be honest:

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Aside from falling absolutely in love with Venice, I appreciated meeting every woman in my group. We were all so different, coming from very different backgrounds and places, but we all shared our love of writing and travelling in common.

— Elayne Sanchez, Venice Retreat

I wrote and shared, laughed and cared, I grew, I learned, I was encouraged, and I knew that in five days those five ladies touched my life. They helped me grow in self-confidence, in confidence in my writing and in myself.

— Rachel Webb, Barcelona Retreat

The blank page stares at me with curiosity. I glare back uneasily. Jaclyn begins the workshop and my doubts begin to dwindle. Her teaching style calm and assured, she graciously guides us through the exercises.

— Jazmine Sangalang, Costa Rica Retreat

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