Other Good Travel Reading

Current reading:

  1. Circling the Sun – Paula McClain’s novel based on Beryl Markham’s remarkable life
  2. Home Waters – John N. Maclean writes about his father and A River Runs Through It
  3. A Swim in the Pond in the Rain – George Saunders teaches about Russian writers
  4. Desert Queen – Janet Wallach’s biography of Gertrude Bell (the female T.E. Lawrence)

Film and TV:

  1. American Rust – Jeff Daniels as the town sheriff in a rundown Appalachian town
  2. Ken Burns’ three part series on Hemingway
  3. Scenes from a Marriage – Jessica Chastain/Oscar Issac in a remake of the Ingmar Bergman film

Favorite blogs and websites:

  1. https://kate-ballbach.squarespace.com/  Seattle friends living in London and exploring Europe with their kids. Truly good writing about everyday living.
  2. http://www.gandt.com/  A Navy/Pan Am colleague who writes excellent aviation fiction and non-fiction
  3. https://alexandradaneblog.wordpress.com/  A blogger/memoirist friend