For this cover story, I traveled to Sweden, where I interviewed a CEO for the first and probably last time in somebody’s master bedroom. Had some fantastic meals, too.
Hanging with the subject of this story in northern Minnesota in January was great fun. Alas, Tom Clarke hasn’t always been great fun for his investors and lenders.
Of Starvation Lake, mothers and sons, and the sometimes thin lines between fiction and life.
Brian Doyle was my college pal and writing hero. His too-early death was a huge loss for readers everywhere. Look for his name in BLEAK HARBOR.
A personal tale of the northern Michigan lake house my parents bought in 1971 and how my siblings and I dealt with it after Mom and Dad died.