Archives for November 2011

The Irrational Allure of Writers’ Houses*

*Adapted for Literary Traveler from the Introduction to A Skeptic’s Guide To Writers’ Houses By Anne Trubek Around the time […]

Becoming Dostoyevsky in St. Petersburg, Russia

Dostoyevsky was fond of crossroads, where stories are found in the foot traffic. Though he never owned or stayed longer than three years in any one apartment, he usually lived at crossroads.

Travel Deals to Satisfy your Wandering Mind: Hiking New England

As I read our recent article The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon, I daydreamed about vast plains and endless trails. They led […]