THANK YOU NAEJ Awards! I am a 2x Finalist

THANK YOU NAEJ Awards! I am a 2x Finalist

Thank you for all of your support! I am a two-time finalist for the 14th annual 2021 National Arts and Entertainment Journalism (NAEJ) Awards! Please find my two nominated stories below. Thank you to the Los Angeles Press Club and Diana Ljungaeus, Executive Director! F18. Commentary Diversity/Gender * Lisa Niver, Jewish Journal, “The Gift of Kindness: 2020, … Continued

WIRED: Shopping? Macy’s is a retailer getting it RIGHT!

Thank you to my editor, Alan Henry, and Wired for publishing my article: “Move Over Amazon. Other Retailers Are Catching Up. Not only are orders and returns easier than ever, today’s best retail apps also offer loyalty programs with discounts and rewards.” DURING THE HEIGHT of the Covid-19 pandemic, with dressing rooms closed and events canceled, … Continued

Taking Flat Ben, the Penn Quaker, out on the town!

I wish we were all together this week in person for PENN HOMECOMING!I loved going to the University of Pennsylvania. I loved living in the Quad and I loved learning about Benjamin Franklin! So when The Power of PENN campaign sent out a Penn Ben ala Flat Stanley to take around and photograph I was … Continued

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Who Won the Best in Travel Photo Award 2019?

“A winner is someone who recognizes his God-given talents, works his tail off to develop them into skills, and uses these skills to accomplish his goals.” Larry Bird We are honored to share the winners from our 2019 Best in Travel Photo Award. Thank you to everyone who participated and our 4 amazing judges! Click here … Continued

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Who is a KTLA TV finalist for the SoCal Journalism Awards?

61st SoCal Journalism Awards Gala Congratulations to the SoCal Finalists! “Our judges evaluated more than 1,700 entries, and they’ve selected the finalists for the SoCal Journalism Awards! This year, more journalists entered than ever before, breaking old records and setting new, higher standards! On June 30, we celebrate the journalists pushing our industry forward.” I … Continued

Dolly Parton at LA Press Club Awards

Thank You Los Angeles Press Club and Dolly Parton

Thank you to the Los Angeles Press Club for the 2018 Southern California Journalism Awards at the Millennium Biltmore. It was a night full of the all-stars of journalism. “The Southern California Journalism Awards, now celebrating 59 years of recognizing high-caliber journalism, continues to call attention to the Los Angeles area’s fine journalists while promoting excellence in … Continued

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3x Finalist! What are the SoCal Journalism Awards?

What are the Southern California Journalism Awards? “The Southern California Journalism Awards were born during the Cold War, when Los Angeles journalism was dominated by the city’s many newspapers. Television was in its infancy. Developments like all-news radio were still years away. Women journalists were rare in mainstream media. Minorities, even rarer. Today we see … Continued

How has TRAVEL Changed your LIFE? WSGT 2017 inspiration writing award

Share your Story: Inspiration Travel Writing Award

Inspiration:  How travel has changed your Life Finding Inspiration: Are you willing to GROW? Anything is Possible Ani Pema Chödrön writes: “No one ever knows what is going to happen next. Anything is possible.” Sometimes things do not go your way. Chödrön says: “In your life you fail. It’s just part of life that things … Continued

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Here are the 2016 Independence Travel Writing Award winners!

It’s what you’ve all been waiting for: the day we find out which talented writers are the winners of the 2016 WSGT Independence Travel Writing Award! We’ve already opened the doors on our 2017 Travel Writing Award: Finding Inspiration. Are you willing to GROW? Anything is Possible. With $700USD in cash prizes to be won, this is an opportunity you won’t want to miss … Continued

Gratitude Travel Writing Award is waiting for your stories

Do you want to tell your tale of Gratitude?

We Said Go Travel Gratitude Fall 2016 Writing Award: Theme: Where did you find the spark to follow your dreams? Seth Godin says “The self starter creates a spark, turning nothing, or what certainly appears to everyone else as nothing, into something. The self starter doesn’t see it that way. That ‘nothingness’ was actually an … Continued

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We Said Go Travel