A Memoir About…

Heartbreak, Healing and Adventure. What sets The Broken Traveler apart is its unique blend of personal reflection and globetrotting adventure.
Smienk uses travel as a metaphor for self-discovery and healing, taking readers on a physical and emotional journey across continents. The vivid descriptions of landscapes and cultures serve as a backdrop to the author’s inner exploration, creating a rich tapestry that enhances the overall narrative.

a Message from a reader:

“Hi, still reading it… only halfway through, but it has touched my heart… Make laugh out loud and smile.
Also, I have cried a lot too.
It brought back so many memories of my own broken heart”