Amtrak Giving Free Roundtrip Rides To Writers Because Everyone Loves Writing On Trains

Amtrak Giving Free Roundtrip Rides To Writers Because Everyone Loves Writing On Trains

There is perhaps no other idea so entrancing to the writerly-mind than setting out to write during a cross-country trip. And there’s no smoother way to write about the amber waves of grain rolling endlessly past than on a train, says anyone who has written on both a train and in a car. So it’s not surprising that Amtrak’s plan to give free, roundtrip rides to writers (riders and writers!) is turning out to be a popular idea. [More]