Journeying Heima

"If one looks at the glacier for long enough, words cease to have any meaning on God’s earth." – Halldór Laxness After months of preparation, there I was, on September 1, 2021, standing on the ground in Iceland at Keflavik Airport—a month of writing (and hiking and exploring) ahead of me at the Gullkistan Center … Continue reading Journeying Heima

Of Lava and Magma

As I write, while looking out at the bold, barren, beautiful and rainy Icelandic landscape beyond this window of a cabin here at Gullkistan Center for Creativity in Laugarvatn where I'm at a writer's retreat while on sabbatical—I'm so, so thrilled to announce: my sixth manuscript that I've been working on the last few years, … Continue reading Of Lava and Magma