Audrey – Scott Pedersen

Audrey was sixteen and the daughter of Hiram Kettle, a widower and country lawyer. Nearly every weekday Hiram sent Audrey northward to the village to deliver or retrieve legal documents. Wearing fine ankle boots and carrying a tooled-leather portfolio, she strode with purpose along the towpath on the east side of the Perryville canal. With the War of the Rebellion …

Lost in Paris – Judy Guilliams-Tapia

I am plodding along on leaden feet in ninety-five-degree (thirty-five degree in celsius) heat, trying to figure out the crisscross pattern of Paris streets around me so I can find the bookstore Shakespeare and Company, well-known as a former haunt of Ernest Hemingway in the 1920s. It is June 2017 and I have been exploring various corners of the Latin …