I'm thinking about some of Daniel Boone's Christmases. Always promising his wife he'd be home for them. Dancing and laughing with his Shawnee captors in the Kentucky wilderness. Half-starving in the Florida scrub. Never dull.
I'm the author of All True Not a Lie In It (Knopf Canada 2015, Ecco USA 2016) and The Old Familiar (Thistledown 2008).