Kate Convissor
Kate has been writing for newspapers and magazines, such as Working Mother, and Salon.com for more years than she cares to remember. For the past two decades, she's done corporate writing for several companies but notably for Herman Miller, the green and innovative office furniture manufacturer.

In 2010, Kate sold her house and traveled around the continent in a 14-foot trailer. A couple years later, she ditched the trailer for a backpack and locations farther afield. She blogs about her journey at wanderingnotlost.org.

Entries by Kate Convissor

My Run-In With the Mexican Police

(3) Comments | Posted May 1, 2013 | 1:25 PM

Bogeymen just aren't all they're cracked up to be.

And who could be more boogifying than the Mexican police? I still recall my friends being stopped by the Mexican police on their honeymoon back in the 1970s.

Newlyweds from South Dakota, they were pulled over by the Mexican...

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Is There Anywhere More Beautiful Than Newfoundland?

(8) Comments | Posted December 19, 2012 | 5:01 PM

If you have only a week to travel in Newfoundland, you must explore the Viking Trail.

(What I'm really thinking: Silly you. Why go all the way to Newfoundland and only stay a week?)

The Viking Trail begins and ends with UNESCO World Heritage sites a...

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