Iceland

Hello Iceland

Hello Iceland

(Post 1 of 2) Another transition and another exquisite landscape to explore. Hello Iceland! I’ve arrived from Greenland, and #meetthenorth has two weeks to discover this country through the eyes of those who live here. Iceland sits on the mid-Atlantic ridge and straddles two tectonic plates; to arrive here is to experience the formation of…

(Post 2 of 2) Eric Guth is here with me in Iceland. Reunion! For those of you following my progress with #meetthenorth, you will remember him from Svalbard back in June. He’s got the camera this week, and I’m happy about that. Here we go!

(Post 2 of 2) What should I remember about the life of a herring girl? The fun after hours. Birna Björnsdóttir grabbed my shoulder and said, “It was fun to be young and to work a lot. You’d go home, change, put on a bit of make up and go to a ball every night….