Robert Nestor Maki
Finnish North American Literature Association
Robert Nestor Maki is of Finnish-Swedish ancestry and was born in Gardner,
Massachusetts. He has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from
Northeastern University and has studied naval architecture at M. I. T. He has
worked in Naval shipyards in the East and lives in Massachusetts with his wife.
The Sea’s Lament. Online: Exlibris Corporation, 2001.
This text examines parallel lives of two ship builders, one in Viking times and one in
the modern day. The stories are distinct, but brought together in this surprising