Two e-guides are now available to readers: Adventure Travel with a Baby: 40+ Tips and Insights and Essential Gear for Travelling with a Baby.
About once a month a friend, colleague or stranger will ask me the very same question: “I have been wanting to take my writing to the next stage. How did you get started in freelance writing?”.
Meghan J. Ward is an outdoor, travel and adventure writer. Her work has previously appeared in such publications as IMPACT Magazine, Avenue Calgary, Kootenay Mountain Culture, Alpinist.com, Where.ca, Skiing.com, tujawellness.com, Canadian Alpine Journal, various newspapers in Western Canada, and Highline Magazine, where she also served as Editor from 2011 to 2013. She is a tourism marketing specialist and has worked on publications and materials with Travel Alberta, Banff Lake Louise Tourism, Parks Canada and a variety of Rockies-based clients…. Read More
I’ve been a bit quiet on here the past few months, but that’s because I’ve been island-hopping in the South Pacific with my husband (photographer Paul Zizka) and my now 13-month-old daughter, Mistaya. Our travels have taken us to New Zealand, Niue, French Polynesia (the islands/atolls of Tahiti, Moorea, Huahine, Maupiti, Bora Bora, Tikehau and Fakarava), and Hawaii. Throughout the journey, I have been writing about the process of travelling abroad with… Read More
I have collaborated again with the Mountains in Motion team on another short film, Eye of the Beholder (a Staff Pick on Vimeo!). Featuring an array of scenes from the North American landscape, this short film encourages the viewer to shed previous conceptions and ideas about the world, and return to a place of wonderment and awe.
Shot on location in the High Sierra Nevada, Canadian Rockies and Southern Appalachians.
The film text was inspired by my five-month-old daughter, Mistaya, and the work of Eckhart Tolle in “A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose.”