Writing & Blogging2020-08-05T16:41:15-04:00

Explore resources and guides to writing and blogging!

Whether you’re blogging for fun, or if you’re a freelancer or trying to break into travel writing, the articles, stories, and guides you’ll find here are sure to help. Frayed Passport is community-driven, so if you have a story or post you’d like to share, have a look at the editorial guidelines and get in touch!

Not sure where to start? Check out the top article this month in writing and blogging: 8 Must-Have Writing Apps for Travel Writers

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By |April 29th, 2020|

No matter what your industry is, you can benefit from online collaboration tools. In this article, we’ll go over the best tools for working remotely.

By |April 20th, 2020|

In this guide, we'll look at how to use Creative Problem Solving to transition to a remote work lifestyle. Use this step-by-step process to get started!

By |April 20th, 2020|

In this article, we’ll cover how you can build your skills during self-isolation via online courses. We’ll mention mostly online courses that are free, though some may require a fee or subscription for full access.

By |September 25th, 2019|

Instead of totally pursuing financial independence, retire early (FIRE), make money and live life on your terms. Read on for the best semi-retirement jobs!

By |September 17th, 2019|

Travel writing success depends on creating good content and monetizing that content. Let's have a look at the best travel writing apps to get you there!

By |July 1st, 2019|

Working for a content mill has become an unfortunate rite of passage for many aspiring writers. Here are some bad habits to fix when you finally break free.

By |January 12th, 2018|

So many people think traveling is a hobby, or a calling. Is travel writing important to you? Does it encourage you to break away and pursue your dreams?

By |August 2nd, 2017|

Looking for a job that will let you travel the world? Have a look at this handy infographic detailing some of the best opportunities out there.

By |March 31st, 2016|

How exciting! Frayed Passport was featured on Money Nomad's list of 35 digital nomads - people who've built careers that let us travel whenever we'd like.

By |September 15th, 2014|

If you feel a bit stuck on how to tell your story--or any story--we’ve put together a few writing prompts to get your ideas flowing again. Enjoy!

By |May 26th, 2014|

As with any art, photography seems so easy until you actually get into it. Here are 10 basic and essential tips to help improve your travel photography!

By |May 1st, 2014|

One of the best ways to spice up any travel blog is to use powerful verbs. Try out this verb-swapping exercise to help get you out of your writing rut!

By |February 4th, 2014|

Truly excellent travel writing boils down to two main things: Having something new and interesting to say, and saying it in the best way possible.

By |January 21st, 2014|

One of the best things you can do to make your travel blog vivid and memorable is to include sensory details. This will transform your stories immensely!

By |October 8th, 2013|

There's so much more to blogging than just writing. In this guide, we'll cover how to decide the best format for your travel blog, based on your goals.

By |October 1st, 2013|

Aspiring writer? Let's look over this list of common grammar mistakes you could make on your travel blog so you can be sure to edit for them later!

By |September 10th, 2013|

Everyone approaches writing in a different way. Two methods that might be effective with your travel blog are the outline format and the freewriting format.

By |May 9th, 2013|

When you're out of ideas for your next blog post or story idea, try out a few writing prompts (like these ones!) to get the creative juices flowing.

By |April 9th, 2013|

The cornerstone of a great travel blog is having content your readers can relate to. Here are a few ways to turn a boring story into a truly memorable one!

By |March 25th, 2013|

I’ve had the opportunity to read more than 1,000 book proposals. Here are a few steps to help you along the road of getting published in travel writing.

By |March 20th, 2013|

If you're struggling with telling a fantastic story, here are five steps to immediately transform your travel writing from "blah" to "beautiful!"