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The Times Live in South Africa has Plagiarized My Work and I’m Pissed

The Times Live in South Africa has Plagiarized My Work and I’m Pissed

Why is one of South Africa's largest newspapers stealing photos from freelancers?
Timeslive.co.za: Stealing my photo isn’t just illegal. It’s unfathomably lazy!

Timeslive.co.za: Stealing my photo isn’t just illegal. It’s unfathomably lazy!

Pathetic... but also hilarious. Journalistic apathy sinks to a new low.
One-Take Wednesdays: When Overachieving Underachieves

One-Take Wednesdays: When Overachieving Underachieves

This week's video: What happened to the last two Wednesdays? And... Saigon's haunted bar burns again!
One-Take Wednesday: Cats from Space and How to Be Funny

One-Take Wednesday: Cats from Space and How to Be Funny

The second episode in Dave's new weekly video series: A reader asks why space critters never visit her home.
Globejotting Newsletter: The Imperfection Edition

Globejotting Newsletter: The Imperfection Edition

From Saigon to Borneo... and a nifty new online travel writing course!
Saigon Street Stories: Talking to Strangers

Saigon Street Stories: Talking to Strangers

Wrangling together a book isn’t easy. Sometimes the trick is staying the course even when you’re not sure where the course is going.
Saigon Street Stories: Sometimes Writing is a Mystery

Saigon Street Stories: Sometimes Writing is a Mystery

The halfway point in my Saigon book blitz: Wild stories and a headache.
Saigon Street Stories

Saigon Street Stories

A timid new book announcement.
Ask Dave: A Newspaper Chain Wants All Rights to My Stories. Should I Blog for Them?

Ask Dave: A Newspaper Chain Wants All Rights to My Stories. Should I Blog for Them?

Understanding copyright laws and when to agree to "exclusive rights."
Ask Dave: How Can I Become the Next Erma Bombeck?

Ask Dave: How Can I Become the Next Erma Bombeck?

Why you should shoot for more than cubic zirconium.