Archive for May, 2011

At long last I’m able to announce my work/travel plans for the summer: I’ll be driving across the States and blogging the trip for Gadling and AOL Travel.

The series is called This American Road, and it involves everything from tweets to videos, from personal dispatches at big-name tourist destinations to reported pieces on small towns in post-recession recovery.

Here’s my introductory post:

This American Road: introducing AOL Travel’s Road Trip Across America

If you want to keep up with the trip on Twitter, and maybe throw a suggestion or three my way, follow me @evaholland or check in with the trip hashtag, #americanroad. More to come soon!


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In the course of some googling, I came across a few useful links regarding editorial and writing rates.

First, from the Professional Writers Association of Canada: What to Pay a Writer. Next up, the Editorial Freelancers Association lists these Editorial Rates. And finally, the Editors’ Association of Canada has an explanation of the various types of editing out there — the listings mostly correspond to the rate categories in the EFA link.

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