Double Blind – Short Synopsis

Double Blind Book Cover

Sara’s first novel Double Blind: The Icelandic Manuscript Murders will be released in digital form and in paperback on March 31st 2020!  Geneticist Brynja Pálsdóttir mines the country’s controversial DNA database to crack the country’s toughest cases, none so puzzling as the disappearance of her young brother two decades earlier. Still wracked with guilt for losing sight of him … Read more

Bluetooth: A One-Thousand Year Legacy Part One

Bluetooth Phone and Headphones

Ever wonder how Bluetooth technology got its name? Next time you pair an audiobook to your phone, tablet, or smart speaker, you can thank Harald “Bluetooth” Gormsson, Viking King of Denmark c. 958-986. Bluetooth was born into a new royal line centered at Jelling (North Jutland) and completed the country’s unification begun by his father. … Read more

Beware the Mistletoe

Mistletoe hanging near holiday lights

No, I don’t mean beware the creepy holiday guest who steals a kiss while you stand unwittingly beneath a sprig of mistletoe. I mean beware the potential toxicity of holiday plants such as mistletoe. Poisonous plants are perhaps not the most cheerful of topics, but one that I admit I’ve become somewhat obsessed with after … Read more

Iceland Twiceland Thriceland

Sculpture of a boat in Iceland

On my first visit to Iceland, I immediately felt at home. My DNA seemed to belong there. The pure and wild landscapes, ice blue glaciers, black sand beaches, geothermal waters, rolling green pastures, colorful seaside towns, waterfalls, geysers, volcanos . . .all of it captured my heart. Perhaps even more so, I enjoyed getting to … Read more

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