Thank you for welcoming me to the Travel Writers group! I have traveled all my life and am now living in Portugal. My Ph.D. (Art History) uses travel literature (18th, 19th cent.) as a source. I write about living in foreign places and retuning to my place of origin in my blog http://clarapaulino.wordpress.com.
"This is REALLY helpful! I have a library event coming up and have seen in a few blogs that some people skip the reading entirely. I didn't like that idea - I think your suggestion of editing for a tighter reading is a better way to give people…"