A Viking’s Quest in my DNA

A journey told through my double helix

Photo by Barnabas Davoti from Pexels

It is a thousand years ago. You are clothed in seal skins and standing in the prow of a Viking longboat as the sails take in a steady breeze and the waves carry you crashing up and down. The cold sun of the north shimmers off the ocean and you spot a faint trace of land in the distance. Your heart swells with anticipation. There may be battles. There may be land for your…

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Andrew Gaertner

Andrew Gaertner

To live in a world of peace and justice we must imagine it first. For this, we need artists and writers. I write to reach for the edges of what is possible.