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Next Book Project Announcement

What do Katmai National Park in Alaska, Pompeii in Italy, and Mt. Tambora in Indonesia all have in common? You’d be correct if you said they are all places I’ve traveled to in the last couple of years, and ahead of the game if you said they just might be featured in my next planned … Continue reading Next Book Project Announcement

5 Ways to Learn More About Bryanna and Her Newest Book

Dig deeper behind Bryanna's stories in her new book Make Sure You Have a Map.  Here's five ways to explore more!   #1. Learn How I Wrote the Book Check out this recent blog post to learn more about her writing and travel process including favorite albums that she listened to while writing and how … Continue reading 5 Ways to Learn More About Bryanna and Her Newest Book

In the News: Story from My Alma Mater

My alma mater, Pacific Lutheran University, just published a story profiling me as an author and national park ranger. If you'd like to learn a little more about motivates me everyday, including in my jobs as a writer, park ranger, and traveler, head over to http://www.plu.edu/marcom/news/2016/08/01/park-ranger-plog/ I am grateful for all the study abroad opportunities … Continue reading In the News: Story from My Alma Mater

“Make Sure You Have a Map” Insider Knowledge

Looking for a bit of insider knowledge about Make Sure You Have a Map? Here are a few fun facts about the book and my writing process: While I travel, I am a creature of habit: all my writings from my travels are written in black or brown Gallery Leather journals. Besides writing in these … Continue reading “Make Sure You Have a Map” Insider Knowledge

The (Biased) List of Best Places to Travel This Summer

Summer travel: the lure of the open road, the opportunity to jet off to a far-off country. Summer camping trip with my family when I was young introduced me to traveling many years ago, and though I do most of my own big trips in the fall and winter (it’s when I have time off), … Continue reading The (Biased) List of Best Places to Travel This Summer

Announcing the Full List of Stories (and Bits of Bad Travel Advice) in Make Sure You Have a Map

What’s the worst travel advice you’ve ever been given? I have been given advice both good and bad before my travels, and am happy to announce the titles of twenty stories of travel advice I am glad I ignored, travel lesson I had to learn along the way as I explored more than a dozen … Continue reading Announcing the Full List of Stories (and Bits of Bad Travel Advice) in Make Sure You Have a Map