Mara’s Research: When Whales Watch

Here’s a “behind the scenes” look at Mara’s process in researching whales for her short story, When Whales Watch.

When Whales Watch

Like Mara’s protagonist, artist Miranda Jones, the author has some fun with a sperm whale mural.

Mara’s Research whale watching in Southern California, featured in prequel short story “When Whales Watch


Mara Purl – “When Whales Watch” and the fog bank phenomena


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