Carrie’s Collection

Intro and Publications

Hi! I’m Carrie! I write and vlog about Medium & travel.

I run 6 Medium publications (2 co-owned). I help new writers ❤

I run Inspirational Humans, Dear Writer, Publication Station, 24 Hours, 100 and Under and Travelling Girls.

I’m also an editor for Show Your City.

Please join…


Welcome to my profile — October 2021

Ready for Hong Kong Travel (Photo by Author)

About me

I’m a 30-something who loves to be on the road. I’ve been travelling on and off since 2014. I love to share my experiences through my writing, photography and vlogging. I’ve lived in Vietnam & Australia. I’ve also volunteered in India.

I help newer writers on Medium through my articles…


The Publication Station — Interview Series

She runs 5 publications on Medium! Video 1/2

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The time has finally arrived!

Welcome to our new interview series with publication owners and top writers on Medium. First up I’ve interviewed an excellent writer and my friend Nikki Waterson. She is from Australia and runs five Medium publications including this one with me! …


Honest Truth

Here’s my plan — I want to be transparent

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio from Pexels

I’d close my Medium account and go live in the jungle.

Only joking!

I’d pivot. Like I’m sure many others would.

Today I read in an article by my talented travel idol Anne Bonfert that publications are no longer even on her app. So what’s to come?

The recent defunding…


100 and Under — Guest Writer

I’ve still got a long way to go

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Hi, I’m Carrie and I write online.

Sometimes I write about my travel escapades. Other times my feelings.

I also write a fair bit about the publications I run and edit on Medium. …


100 and Under — Editor’s Notes

Please read them carefully before submitting

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Hey Carrie & J here!

We’ve just updated our 100 and Under submission guidelines to create a more inclusive, open publication. Please take note of the following changes —

  • We now accept draft articles and previously published articles.
  • Linking other writers in the footer is optional.
  • You can submit work…


Editing Articles

The back of Medium is a whole new world

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I am fortunate in that I run a few of my own publications and edit for a large one too. I have seen many things since I started editing others’ articles in August this year. Here are 5 things that top the list —

1. People steal

Yep, that’s right. Lots of people…


100 and Under

Write about Fall

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Hello! JS Adam and I are running a competition at the moment where new writers (with under 100 followers) can win 5 prizes including writing assistance. All you have to do is write a fall-themed article.

Over on 100 and Under we want to help new writers gain views and hone their writing skills. Four editors — Sherrell Writes, Alice K, JS Adam and I are ready and waiting to read your article and help you.

Please check our competition details out (on the 100 and Under homepage) and enter soon!

It ends on October 31st 2021

Carrie :)

Carrie. A. Kelly

X2 Top Writer in Travel & This Happened To Me. I write about travel, writing, teaching & Medium. I also run & edit 6 publications.🤓 https://linktr.ee/cakelly

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