I met Kelli Estes in Redmond at a little local coffee shop on a cold and rainy day. I think we both ordered chai tea lattes, our mugs brimming with foam and cinnamon. It was just days before the snowstorm in January set in and kept us all at home.
Her book Today We Go Home came out in late 2019, but I had finished the book the day before. The characters in the book, Larkin and Emily, were vivid in my imagination and haunting me with their struggles and inspiring triumphs. I wanted to understand the inspiration Kelli found to write this unique story ...continued.