Savanna Rain Uland
Professional pilot. Fantasy author. Traveler (18 countries+).
"The Monster in her Garden"--a dystopian fantasy you can read in one sitting--available on Amazon. Fully illustrated.
"Mr. S's House Guest" coming soon.
Turbulence: What Does it Feel Like in the Cockpit?
"In the midst of turbulence, we hang onto hope.” — Laily Gifty Akita Two white-shirts — me and my copilot — sit side by side behind a parabola of glass. We are 38,000 feet above the ground. All is serene. Good time to admire some clouds, I figure.
San Francisco Land of Hope
I once stood on a street in San Francisco and felt for the first time that a person really could have a new start. At the time, I had taken a long hiatus from travel, even though travel was the dream I was born with. When I was ready to travel again, I went to San Francisco.
“Most out of body death experience stories involve speed.” Dr. Lin said this absently for not the first time—or even the thousandth—to Chan. The gray head speaking looked out of focus at Chan, her glossy black hair back out of the way for their research labor.
The Forgotten Component of Beauty: 3 Reasons to Think About Your Speaking Voice
Your everyday tone is part of your long-term success. ~~~ “Where are you from?” I asked. I didn’t know it yet, but that was a question the man from Texas didn’t like to answer. He was hiding his accent.
3 Formidable Fairytale Heroes for the Child-Free: Mary Poppins — Fairy Godmother — & Peter Pan’s Wendy
“Mary Poppins,” he cried, “you’ll never leave us, will you?” ― P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins It Begins I sipped half a glass of red wine at one o’clock today. Then, I started vacuuming the fabulous apartment where I live alone. A tune popped into my head; the singing began.
"The War of the Worlds" Still Guides Readers on Science v. Religion, Post-2010 (the Year It Is Set)
“[what’s needed] is not bravery, but circumspection.” — the protagonist (never named by H.G. Wells) The place is Earth. The year is 2010. Pious men use technology to terrorize and destroy their global neighbors.