Michael H. Kew is an editorial freelancer who first became involved in publishing when he was 12. In the 30 years since, Kew's work has been featured extensively worldwide in magazines, newspapers, websites, commercials, and books, including 2012's "Crossings," his self-published collection of travel writing. In August 2017, "Crossings" was redesigned and reissued for its third edition. "Rainbownesia," Kew’s second book of travel writing, will be published in 2018. He lives on the Oregon coast, U.S.A.