Saturday, July 14, 2018

Book Passage Travel Writers and Photographers Conference

Travel Writers and Photographers Conference
August 9-12, 2018

Corte Madera, CA (Just north of San Francisco)

The Book Passage Travel Writers & Photographers Conference is well known among publishers, editors, and writers. Alumni have published books, articles, and photos. Many of these have been credited as the direct result of lessons learned and contacts made at the conference.

The Conference offers an array of workshops, panels, and evening activities. There are many hours of informal interaction between faculty and students during lunch and in discussions that often last late into the evening. This year's faculty consists of more than two dozen professionals including the following:

Pauline Frommer - Co-President of Frommer Media
Sara Button - editorial assistant at AFAR Magazine
Tim Cahill - author of many travel books
Robert Holmes - 4x Winner of the Society of American Travel Writers Travel Photographer of the Year Award
Andrew McCarthy - director and award-winning travel writer

Pre-conferences on writing, photography and sketching will be held on August 8, 2018.

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Sunday, July 1, 2018

Catch a July Fourth Parade and Watch Fireworks! Happy July 4th Weekend!

Take time this July Fourth Weekend to remember how great it is to be free! Stand up for freedom, for safety and the rights that we enjoy as Americans. Remember, we are the people!

Preamble to the United States Constitution

We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union,
establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense,
promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves
and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.