You’ve stumbled on FlatBubbly, a collection of essays written by yours truly and her alter egos. Series 1 was mostly written from May to September 2017, when my now husband was out to sea, literally. Hence, they are slightly mopey until about the end of July, which coincides with my love’s arrival in the marina of Thunder Bay, my hometown. I perked up and basked in the nostalgia (and sauna fumes) of visiting home. Nothing beats my mom’s cooking. Three of the pieces were published in the Globe & Mail (in 2015, 2016, and 2017). The piece on Dating in Calgary was the most shared Globe & Mail Facts and Arguments essay of 2016/2017! Thanks readers!
I got back to the swing of writing with some funny pieces in Series 2, over this summer. My husband & I are presently living on a boat (a Nordhavn 40′) and adventuring from Lake Superior down to the Gulf of Mexico. You can read about our journey in Series 3.
Homepage header photo credit: Laura Lynn Petrick