Tags » Mackinac

New Poems

I’ve got two poems up in the summer issue of The Mackinac. I’m excited to be in the issue with the other poets and thanks to the editors, Lenea Grace and Brookes Moody. 6 more words


Were-Wolves and Will-O-The-Wisps

Were-Wolves and Will-O-The-Wisps: French Tales of Mackinac Retold

Review by James LaForest

Dirk Gringhuis
Mackinac Island State Park Commission, 1974
ISBN 0-911872-14-0
includes stories, songs, illustrations… 506 more words

French Canadian

Camping is (kind of) bliss.

Part 2 of the Weekend Recap

My husband and I aren’t exactly the camping kind, but we are the Dutch kind, and camping is cheap, so in a round-about way, I guess we’re kind of the camping kind. 260 more words

The Junk Drawer

Around Lake Superior – Summer Vacation 2015 —> #3. Mackinac Island

But before we put our feet on that Island, let me tell you a story :)

It all started when I joined the Cozy Chicks group on Facebook, and vowed that I’d read at least one book by each of the authors. 663 more words


Cee’s Which Way Challenge --> #33

Skipped some, but hope to be back for longer :) Week #33 :)

A few pictures – from last  vacation of course :D

  • a path to Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island :) the Grand really looks grand, could have toured it but I thought to pay the fee to tour a hotel is kinda silly… so just looked from the outside ;)
  • 61 more words

Lighthouse Mania

Part 1 of the Weekend Recap

Sure, I’ve professed my love for lighthouses many times, but this past weekend my husband and I took our first lighthouse cruise. 481 more words

Maybe She's On Holiday


Happy Pauletaversary!  Paul and I have been together for (just a little over) two years and had the chance to celebrate together on Mackinac Island.   711 more words

Fun Stuff