Late Summer 2019


Adaptation is the theme for late summer for me. I am adjusting to many exciting changes as I take up residency in Tanzania just south of majestic Mt. Kilimanjaro.

My creative nonfiction reflection, Funeral for a Shark, was just published by Hip Pocket Press in Sisyphus, Issue 6.2 Summer 2019, appropriately themed, Adaptation. Read it now at:


This water bird is well-adapted to the mangrove swamp in Jozani-Chwaka National Park’’s indigenous forest on the east coast of Zanzibar.