Bookstore Review: McNally Jackson, Where You Can Shop, Self-Publish, and Sip Espresso

Words and Illustration by Haley Houseman. With a lively social media presence and supportive atmosphere, McNally Jackson is out to […]

Literary Destination: The Edinburgh Writer’s Museum

Written by Stéphanie de Geus. Edinburgh at night steals your breath away. It’s love at first sight. In one glance, the […]

We Recommend This Bag: Kulkea Boot Trekker

Snap on your helmet and pack in your boots: It’s time to go skiing. But instead of throwing everything into […]

50 Shades of Belle du Jour: Sex, Writing, and Making Movies

Article and Illustration by Haley Houseman Despite the pearl-clutching that occurred when Fifty Shades of Grey appeared on our cultural radar, […]

We Recommend This App: Photosynth

by Alex Nicoll Photosynth is an app on iOS and Windows phones that allows you to make panoramas of any […]

Literary Destination: The Fitzgerald Museum in Montgomery, Alabama

When we imagine F. Scott Fitzgerald and his wife Zelda, we tend to think of them in some New York […]

Before 50 Shades of Grey: 7 Classic Works of Erotic Literature

by Katy Kelleher It’s no secret that some members of the Literary Traveler staff are fans of the EL James […]

Where Has True Passion Gone?

by Casey Hassenstein Where has true passion gone? Today, passion and sex are compatriots being thoughtlessly splashed about in the […]

50 Shades of Escape: Literary Trips To Heat Up Your February

by Marisela Navarro. I have always considered reading fiction to “escape” an active pursuit, not a passive release. It feels […]

Dispatches from Dubrovnik, the Pearl of the Adriatic

by Patrick Darcey I traced her scars with the tips of my fingers, wiping cement powder on my dark pant […]