Michael Norton is a former newspaper reporter and public relations specialist. After abandoning the Catholic faith at eighteen, he spent almost forty years finding his way back. He and his wife Karen live in Old Mission, Michigan, and are avid hikers. A Hiker’s Guide to Purgatory is Norton's first novel.
One morning, attorney Dan Geary, seventy-seven years old, finds himself in the middle of a rolling, polychrome landscape. The greens are bold and bright. Birds sing in the distance. Tall grasses surge like a sea before the wind. He has never seen anything quite like it. But somehow — with… Read more »