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The First (Upstairs) Court Street Apartment

Well, when I was eighteen years and four and a half months old, I got married.

There was talk, young and poor as we were, that we would move in with my in-laws. 662 more words


Before I Move On...

I’ve had dozens of addresses in my life so far. That is dozens of writing prompts, at my fingertips…just as soon as I leave Hunt Road. 459 more words


Bringing the Farm to Hunt Road

My father grew up on a farm, here on Beaver Island. He knew first-hand about planting, growing and harvesting. He knew about animals.

We knew the stories. 868 more words



I pulled a book off the shelf: What If? Writing Exercises for Fiction Writers by Anne Bernays and Pamela Painter. I bought it several years ago, with the intention of working my way through it, chapter by chapter. 753 more words


After the Party

After days of covert travel and secretive blogging, I arrived at my sister Brenda’s house in Lapeer on Friday evening. She was surprised to see me. 669 more words


Tips Sought To Find Fugitive Wanted On Sex Abuse Charge

LAPEER (WWJ) – Police and Crime Stoppers are hoping a tip from the public can help them bring in a fugitive at large.

Jose Alberto Zavala, who has a warrant out of Lapeer on a charge of 3rd degree criminal sexual conduct, is wanted by authorities after he failed to make his court appearance. 111 more words


Mick McCabe: It’s tough to beat Lapeer

Lapeer was the new kid on the block last season.

In its first year of existence after the district combined Lapeer East and Lapeer West to form Lapeer High, things could not have gone smoother. 952 more words