Ready for Rain is a free weekly newsletter written from a rural island off the coast of Washington State.

Along with media recommendations, most issues contain a personal story that relates to island life, building a custom home, writing books, running an online business and more.

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“Ready for Rain is a compelling, even addictive, account of Lee’s life and projects on an island in the pacific northwest. I haven’t missed a single issue.
– Ron Lichty

“Lee and his clan transport me halfway around the world once a week to experience a lifestyle I can only dream of!”
– Phil Whitehouse, Sydney, Australia

“It’s like having a calm but invigorating afternoon tea break with a friend who is living a life less crazy than my own.”

– Travis F. Smith, Canada

“A fascinating look at a couple tackling multiple projects as they set up a new life on a rural island off the coast of Washington State.”

– Arelene S.

An inspiring look at lifelong learning and the adventure of trying new things.”

– Richard Byrne

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Each week, I share media recommendations and a story from my life on a rural island off the coast of Washington State, where I'm building a custom home and learning island culture. Learn more.

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