Jean Goulden,
Author

Jean Goulden is a published author, writer of Salt Spray & Aspens Blog, and a travel adventurer.

NEW RELEASE:

Tracking the Camino de Santiago de Compostela
About the Book

First Words

Hello! and thank you for checking out my website.  I’m excited and honored to share my work with you.

The Stop Press news is that I have a forthcoming novel, A Glass Darkly. Set in New England, it follows the fortunes and misfortunes of the Lenox family from the 1960s to the current century. It’s a new venture for me and I had to learn a completely new writing style. Early reviews call the book “forthright” “confident”, “appealing and welcoming.”  

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Browse the pages to find out more about me and partner Chris.  Learn about my non-fiction books, Hiking England’s Coast to Coast Way, and Blisters and Blessings, and sample my blog, Salt Spray and Aspens, with its quirky End Notes section, about our shared lives on the beaches of Florida and the mountains of Colorado.

Read on!

 Jean

Jean Goulden enjoying the beach

Forthcoming Novel

Books by Jean Goulden

"A Glass Darkly" A novel by Jean Goulden
Tracking the Camino de Santiago de Compostela by Jean Goulden
Hiking England's Coast to Coast Way book cover

Salt Spray & Aspens Blog

Aspects of Love

Aspects of Love

As you can no doubt imagine there are some months when, to quote Stephen Sondheim, “merrily we roll along” or not quite so ”merrily” during challenging times. There are months when we hit our routine, and nothing striking seems to happen, and I scratch my head,, trusting that inspiration will dawn for an entertaining blog post…

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Lucky

Lucky

Chris and I surprised ourselves by scaling the steep headland that overlooks Mamora Bay, Antigua…

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Mrs. Satan for President

Mrs. Satan for President

As she passed around an article, our French conversation teacher suggested in a mild way, that we might find it controversial. Controversial? Sacré bleu! That’s quite the understatement. I was blown away!

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By Chance

By Chance

Some of the best things in life happen by chance… Highland Games on the isle of Mull in the Western Hebrides… Northeast Florida Scottish Games and Festival

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Who Writes History?

Who Writes History?

Who Writes History?Among many other features, our Florida hometown is renowned for shrimp, sharks, and pirates! It’s not lost on me that pirates have morphed from a menacing distraction to an endearing attraction. Life-size models of pirates punctuate the main street...

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Maturing Nicely

Maturing Nicely

Beginning another New Year, I notice that I think of time both circularly and linearly. I only have to compare my current self with my childhood self to note that things have surely moved on.

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