Long Story Short. is a gift store and tour centre in the cutest town in the Atlantic: St. George’s, Bermuda.
Owner, award-winning Bermudian blogger and entrepreneur Kristin White, offers top-rated walking and electric bicycle tours and experiences that celebrate our island home.
And she thoughtfully curates the shelves with a focus on social progress, the African Diaspora, women, and environmental sustainability. You’ll find books by women of color, gifts from social enterprises, planet-friendly jewelry and housewares, vintage bicycle rentals, and custom hula hoops. Long Story Short is also the home of award-winning local artisan skincare line, Salt Spray Soap Co, with a workshop right in the store.
We are story-tellers, tree-huggers, proud feminists, LGBTQ+ allies, and wear the ‘social justice warrior’ badge proudly.
For over fifteen years, Kristin has been a community organiser, nonprofit leader, entrepreneur and activist. Thousands have heard her speak at local and international events on ‘The Power of Storytelling’, and ‘Living the Life of Your Dreams.’ A popular blogger (kristindotcom.com), her unique, unfiltered, perspectives on women’s issues, social justice and community development are often highlighted in the media. She received the 2018 and 2020 Best of Bermuda Award for Best Blogger. An activist, she is a founding member of Social Justice Bermuda, and has received the Best of Bermuda Community Activist Award twice.
Kristin and Long Story Short has been featured in numerous publications, including Afar Magazine, Travel + Leisure, and USA Today. Her freelance writing has appeared in Elle Canada, Toronto Star, Bermudian Magazine and many travel publications.