Category Archives: Travel

Bookish times in NYC

Just returned from a 6 day trip to the Big Apple, for a little work and a lot of fun with my little sister. Enjoy the book pics! **Enjoyed this post? Sign up for updates… it’s FREE! Laura Pepper Wu is the co-founder of 30 Day Books: a book studio. She has worked with a variety of authors to successfully promote their books, including
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Writers! 8 Reasons Why You Should Move to Seattle

It’s our Seattle-versary! One year in the Emerald city and we’re in love! Here are my top 8 reasons why Seattle is the bomb-diggy for writers. 1. The Weather It’s a love/ hate thing for most Seattle-ites. It rains all the time a lot*, which means beautiful big green trees stand tall all over the city and nature abounds. It also means grey skies 6-9 months
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Bookstores are NOT dead! The Writers’ Workshoppe, Washington.

Whenever I travel, I always seek out amazing and unique bookstores. It’s one of my favorite parts of vacationing! My trip last month to Port Townsend, a town a short ferry ride and drive from Seattle, was no different. The Writers’ Workshoppe If anyone thinks that bookstores might die anytime soon, they need to see this place for them self. As the website of
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A weekend in Portland… Powell’s, Print on Demand machines & Staying Weird

A couple of weekends ago Brandon & I met my big brother in Portland, Oregon. Portland is a 3 hour drive south of Seattle and some say it’s very similar, but I definitely felt a different vibe! I’d thought I’d share some of our new memories. Portland is a GREAT city, but it does live up to it’s reputation of being weird. In a
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