Orison Swett Marden (1848-1924) was an American writer who worked in the genre of inspirational prose writing about the ways to gain success in life. According to his philosophy of life, people can manage their lives as they create and transform the life around them themselves. This story described the travel to America in middle ages. The author narrates the readers the story of Columbus trip, about the adventures, which he faced and about his feelings about the journey. Read the story till the end to know!