“You’re an author–do something!”

This post is dedicated to my travel companions: Sarah, who has the spirit of an incurable adventurer, and Stef, who is prepared enough for all of us. 


This morning, I’m standing on the shore of Lake Superior, eyes watering in the cold wind driving off the water. It’s minutes before dawn, and my two friends and I shiver in our hooded sweatshirts, wishing we had brought gloves, but transfixed by the beauty before us. Continue reading