AfriGeneas Writers Forum
Elaine Lee, Wanderwoman
This is from my friend and , Elaine Lee, world traveler, travel writer extraordinaire, attorney and author of Go Girl: The Black Woman's Book of Travel and Adventure. Check her out at www.elaineleetravelwriter.com or http://www.ugogurl.com/index.html.
Read below about all the the exciting things that have been going on in her world. She asked me to share with you all.
i hope all is well with thee and thine.
i am writing to share some good news with you. i have been busy figuring out ways to share my love for travel with the world and here's what i have come up with lately:
my favorite summer travel bargin tips are being featured in the june 2007 edition of essence magazine! (page 104) if you like them, please write the essence folks and tell them so. www.essence.com
a travel documentary that i co-produced in 2006 for bay area backroads, a s.f. travel television show, is being showcased on a new travel website, Open Roads. the segment is called "berkeley's urban pathways" and it features the show's host and me exploring 3 of my favorite bay area hikes. you can check out the video at the following url. http://www.openroad.tv/index.php?categoryid=16&p25_id=90 - if it does not hyperlink, you can cut and paste it into your browser.
soulofamerica.com is currently featuring a paris special on their site. it includes a conversation between me and parisian based writer monique wells. http://www.soulofamerica.com/index.php?id=7518,1314,0,0,1,0.
i was featured in the february edition of Dichan magazine, Thailand's equivalent to our vogue magazine. when i opened up the magazine and saw the feature page, it made me feel like a real internationalist. the story is about a conversation i had with my thai friend when i called to check on her after their political coup.