Interesting Links

Vested Interests

Sean M. Madden (Writer-Educator, Photographer & Slow Traveler) by Sean M. Madden, my partner

Creative Thunder (Firing up your online presence and prowess) by Mufidah Kassalias & Sean M. Madden, our joint business venture


Writing Websites Worth Reading

write it sideways (writing advice from a fresh perspective) founded by Suzannah Windsor Freeman

write to done (unmissable articles on writing) edited by Mary Jaksch

Writing Forward (Write on, shine on!) by Melissa Donovan

Writing Our Way Home Mindful writing by Fiona Robyn and Kaspalita

Storyfix Story structure by Larry Brooks


Photography Blogs Worth Following

A Monkeyhanger’s Motley Medley Photography by David Hall, from Hartlepool, England

David Williams Photography Washington-based photographer

draw and shoot Photography and drawing by Karen McRae, a Canadian photographer and artist

Justin Reznick Photography Seattle-based nature photographer

North Metro Photo Rob’s photo journal from Minnesota

Visual Journey Photography by Abu Zar, U.S.A.


Travel Blogs Worth Visiting

hidden europe Berlin-based editorial bureau that focuses on cultures and communities in Europe. Publishers of hidden europe magazine (see below).

Legal Nomads (Where culture, food & travel intersect) by former lawyer from Montreal, Jodi Ettenberg

Nomadic Matt (Travel better, cheaper, longer) Excellent traveller’s resource by Bostonian, Matt Kepnes

Slow Travel Europe by the founders of hidden europe magazine, Nicky Gardner and Susanne Kries