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Michele Bigley

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Santa Cruz, California
Freelance Writer — Freelance
Covers:  Travel. Food.
Doesn't Cover: Everything else.

#travel writer, novelist, #writing professor, #family travel expert + #activist

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Biography

I am the author of over 30 guidebooks, including the award-winning Northern California's An Explorer's Guide, Rand McNally's Best of the Road Atlas, Fodor's California, Fodor's Hawaii, and Backroads and Byways of Northern California.

My work has appeared in CNN, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, ...

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@michelebigley — 775 followers, 3,956 tweets

Jun 21, 2017

RT @SenSanders: We are not going back to the days when being a woman was considered a pre-existing condition.

Jun 21, 2017

RT @SenSanders: The women of America deserve better than 13 male senators deciding the future of their health care behind closed doors.

Jun 21, 2017

RT @mollyhc: DeVos's pick for the head of federal financial aid is still the CEO of a private student loan co. Weirdly, this isn't in ED press release

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I wrote for a college website about travel, trying to inspiring young people to hit the road with fantastic stories of debauchery.

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Awards

Visit California, Eureka Award

2016 - newspaper feature
Visit California's travel writing award focusing on work written about the state in the past year.