Past Tense is Prologue

What is my manuscript about? I’ve been getting that question a lot, and I’ve finally decided on an answer in the form of a forward for the book. So here goes:  Almost any intersection of latitude and longitude is the center of the universe for someone. My favorite spot happens to be wherever, and whenever, I…

Bearings & Moorings

Iceland had the most marvelous calming effect on me. The long landscapes and heavy clouds tethered me. The sea floating in the distance buoyed me. I am peaceful in a brand new way. Before we went to Reykjavik, I had a few days of being very frustrated with my decision not to drink. It’s the holidays! It’s Friday! I’m…