Globejotting: How to Write Extraordinary Travel Journals

Table of Contents

Curious about Globejotting? Wondering if it’s worth shelling out your cold, hard cash for a book about how to write great travel journals? Here’s the table of contents.You can read Chapter One free in its entirety, and check out excerpts from all the other chapters too.

Chapter 1 • The Ultimate Souvenir

  • Photographic Memories
  • How to Use This Book
  • How Travel Journaling Changed My Life
  • Ready for Take-Off!

Chapter 2 • Speed Journaling: Keeping Up with Your Journey

  • Your Former English Teachers Might Hate Me But…
  • How Speed Journaling Works
  • Hidden Thoughts

Chapter 3 • Journaling Outside the Box: Creative Techniques for Super-Journalers

  • Cover the Highlights. Cut the Flab.
  • Alternative Techniques
  • Theme Journaling
  • People Journaling
  • Verbal Snapshots
  • Captioning
  • A Postcard a Day • Five a Day
  • Group Journaling
  • Audio Journals
  • A Story a Day
  • Which Technique Is Best?

Chapter 4 • The Outer Journey: Capturing the Scene

  • Scanning Your Senses, Picturing the Scene
  • Spicy Sounds
  • Details, Details…
  • Mind Journaling

Chapter 5 • Eluding Your Inner Censor

  • Exploring the Iceberg
  • Woof!
  • Dive Fast!
  • Write Like Nobody’s Looking!
  • Owning Your Words

Chapter 6 • The Joy of Culture Shock

  • Your Cultural Comfort Zones
  • Our Multicultural Selves

Chapter 7 • The Inner Journey: Travel as a Backdrop for Self-Discovery

  • Looking Inside
  • The Showing Must Go On!
  • Really? Why?
  • Lessons from a Bad Guy
  • Body Language
  • Uncovering the Truth
  • Coming Up for Air

Chapter 8 • Travel Journaling When You’re Not Traveling: Pre-Journaling, Post-Journaling, and Re-Journaling

  • Pre-Journaling
  • Post-Journaling
  • Return to Hammamet
  • Re-Journaling

Chapter 9 • “How Was Your Trip?”: Sharing Your Journals with Others

  • Journaling for People You Know
  • To Share or Not to Share? “How Much?” Is the Question
  • Do-It-Yourself Printing
  • Electronic Journaling: E-mail and Travel Blogging
  • Writing for Print Publications
  • Writing for Books
  • Connecting the World

Chapter 10 • Empty Notebook Syndrome: Finding Time and Motivation

  • Pen-to-Page Resuscitation
  • Finding Time
  • Finding Motivation
  • Reward Yourself
  • Go!

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