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World Nomads Opportunity (Writing) - CLOSED

WORLDWIDE | Tuesday, 30 April 2013 | Views [1413]


Why is a strangers shoulder more comfortable than an armrest?  Stories of inappropriate touching on the road.

We’ve all been there, sleeping soundly to the low murmur of the plane propellers, or perhaps the therapeutic rocking motion of long distance trains. Where ever you were, your head lays soundly on the shoulder of the innocent (hopefully) stranger beside you. It’s so awkward.

We know and hope there are some painfully awkward stories about inappropriate travel touching that just need to be told. Don’t hold back now...


As a guide, your article should be around 850 to 1000 words and include at least one relevant photo. The photos can be your own or found in the Flickr Creative Commons pool. Please attach photos as a separate file and not in the body of your text document.

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Payment for this piece: $60

Brief Status: CLOSED - email your ideas to [email protected]

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