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Urban Exploration in the Keweenaw Peninsula

In August, we visited the Keweenaw Peninsula with our friends, Brian and Thea.  Thea has many fond memories of the area as she spent a lot of time here while growing up.  422 more words


Day TWO, part THREE

I had also wanted to hunt for Diamonds, but beyond the word diamonds on a map, they didn’t have much on the internet.  I abandoned that idea.   421 more words


Unsafe Harbor off To Alpha and Beta Readers

I’m happy to say that book 7, Unsafe Harbor, is now in the hands of my Alpha reader and will soon be on it’s way to my Beta readers. 183 more words

Hiking Chapel Loop, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

If you’re up for a good day hike, or a very leisurely two-day backpacking adventure, Chapel Loop is an excellent way to see Pictured Rocks from above. 652 more words



Hey friends,

It’s been 8 weeks since my last post.  (Thanks for noticing, Brian, Roger)

I (temporarily) abandoned my weekly posting schedule for two reasons, the first is so I could concentrate on selling my art.  324 more words


The Original Hoatson Safe

The Hoatson’s safe is located under the servant’s staircase towards the back of the house. The combination was lost by previous owners of the house. We don’t have any reason to believe there are millions of dollars or Jimmy Hoffa inside…intriguing thought though! 9 more words

To Center My Soul

I love to drive. It really doesn’t matter where or when, but there is something nostalgic about watching the horizon in the distance get closer and closer, then see it pass by and shrink out of sight in the rear-view mirror. 603 more words