The Side Trip

Connie Ragen Green
7 min readMar 18
Connie Ragen Green — The Side Trip

The summer was almost halfway over and Jonathan was making the most of it. Spending time at Lake Saimaa, the largest lake in the country was filled with possibilities. The cool water had personality and held promises of adventure.

In three more days, the annual rowing competitions would be held on the lake, for the first time since they were cancelled in 2020 due to the pandemic. Both Jonathan and his younger sister, Rhiannon were…

Connie Ragen Green

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