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Shipwrecks, Superior, Sailing, Survival

Last week I had the opportunity to see Gordon Lightfoot live in concert. I am not a huge fan, but have a great appreciation for his music. 598 more words


The Keweenaw: Why I Moved Here, Why I Stayed

I’ve lived in the Keweenaw (Peninsula, of Michigan) a long time now—longer than pretty much all of my friends, who also moved here from other places. 766 more words

Life And Times

2015 Gardens in Review

It’s time to bring this year’s garden season to an end. There’s really nothing left to do inside the garden besides pick a few carrots, so I need focus the remaining weeks before snowfall on raking leaves, tending grapes, and whatever else I can manage to do to get ahead for next year.   1,305 more words

Life And Times

Finishing up in Michigan

Straits State Park

Despite my mixed response to Mackinac Island, I really enjoyed my camping in St. Ignace.  
I stumbled upon this site by pure accident.   1,111 more words

Travel Blog

Let's Have Coffee!


I’ll be in Escanaba Sunday afternoon at 6:30 pm at Drifter’s Restaurant, 701 N. Lincoln Road.

I would love to meet people who would like to talk about BOOKS, WRITING, MY 5 NOVELS, HOW TO WRITE A NOVEL, etc…etc. 54 more words

10 Joys of a Cottage in Michigan

It’s Different. At home you keep up appearances. At a cottage you have the chance to cut some slack. Old books, fishing reels, a TV from the 1980’s  or earlier! 491 more words