An Assignment for an Adventurous Writer

This sounds fun–and a little scary. To me, at any rate. I am not brave enough to try to take this on, but maybe you are.

Here’s the deal. Scuba Diving magazine seeks “a talented writer to become a certified recreational diver—at our expense—and then tell the world all about the experience in a ‘great read` feature. Your article will be the centerpiece of a newsstand special designed to introduce non-divers to the sport.”

They’ll pay to send you to a resort, they’ll pay for the training, and they’ll pay for the piece.

“We want a great—make that insanely great—personal narrative writer. Someone who can tell the story of their transformation from an absolute novice to a certified diver with a funny and insightful feature-length piece that will inspire others to take up the sport.”

You must apply for this assignment by January 27. Full details posted over at

One thought on “An Assignment for an Adventurous Writer

  1. harried mom says:

    Ah, adventure. Perhaps if I didn’t have two young ones at home that need their mom healthy and safe, although the week at a resort is mighty tempting.

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