Ken Saik, a retired high school social studies teacher, turns to writing poetry, stories, and novels to entertain and explore individuals’ personal struggles. His work uncovers motives hidden to many people in hopes of creating an understanding if not acceptance of others who are misunderstood. His novellas/novels include a kaleidoscope of genres: suspense/mystery fantasy, travel/romance, travel/family heritage, family/psychological abuse, and family/faith. He has a passion for justice that is inspiring for social action novel. This third generation Ukrainian Canadian resides in Alberta, Canada. To read about him and some themes that he explores in his work visit www.call-kensaik.blogspot.com.