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I have been meeting people, going places, doing things and collecting stories for a lot of years now, and, if I’m being honest, it never gets old. While these links only offer a glimpse into my work, I believe you will get a good idea of the scope and style … and I hope you enjoy the journey.

I began my career in print media writing features and commentaries for various local and national publications. Here are a few you will enjoy:

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20 Years 5 Kids & a 10 Ton Tomato Box

Lynette and Grace

Lady and the Scamp

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Sue Henry: Master of Mysteries & Mini Winnies


Remember the Girl From Windber


One highlight of my career folks always ask about is travel writing.

Yes, it is as fun, rewarding and exciting as you imagine it is. It takes a lot of work, planning and preparation, but I’d be lying if I said it wasn’t worth it.

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Fort Myers: Estero Island


Wild Adventures in Toccoa, Georgia

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Night of Shimmering Lights

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Henderson Beach State Park


Having fun? Why stop now! Flip through these magazine feature stories

BRV Summer 2010

Fort Desoto: The Majestic Fortress (page 6)

The Ghosts of Egmont Key (page 16)

BRV Fall 2010

Bok Tower Gardens (page 8)

A Taste of Tuscany (page 14)

One Family Indivisible (page 24)

BRV Fall 2011

Fall Foliage Tour (page 20)

For the Birds (page 36)

A Grand Adventure (page 42)


For those who served and those who still do

For those who served and those who still do

For those who served and those who still do By E. Adam Porter I wrote this for The News of Sun City Center on Veterans Day a few years back. Re-publishing it here with a few updates.   Saturday, November 11, 2017 is Veterans Day. In celebration of this day, I...

What does the eclipse mean?

What does the eclipse mean?

Over the past week, in the run-up to today’s celestial version of sitting behind the guy with the big hat at the theater, I’ve been seeing a lot of “think piece” articles asking the clickbait question: “What meaning does the eclipse have for us?”   In most cases,...

Vero Beach And Other Hidden Gems of Florida’s Treasure Coast

Vero Beach And Other Hidden Gems of Florida’s Treasure Coast

By E. Adam Porter   When vacationers, even many Florida natives, think about hitting the beach on the Atlantic coast, they head to Daytona, Cocoa, Lauderdale or Amelia Island. Florida’s Treasure Coast is treated as drive-by country, and those who make that...

Rainbow Springs, FL

Rainbow Springs, FL

Rainbow Springs, FL Beat the heat in one of Florida’s best-cultivated freshwater spring parks By E. Adam Porter   People have been returning to what is now Rainbow Springs State Park for 10,000 years. One trip and it’s easy to see why. You could put a picture of...

6,940 and counting

6,940 and counting

I was at the grocery buying an anniversary card, because that’s what you do when the Hallmark next door has vanished without a trace. In line, the cashier snuck a peak at the card and her eyes went wide. “Happy Anniversary! How many years.” “Nineteen.” “Wow. Uh … I...

Let there be lights

Let there be lights

By E. Adam Porter   Everyone has different holiday traditions. Some of us celebrate different holidays, and some of us celebrate the same holidays in very different ways. In my home, one of the traditions we never miss is the annual Christmas Light Cruise. The...