Category Archives: Upper Peninsula

The Winter I Expected

Recently I sent a Facebook “Friend Request” to a high school classmate. He replied, “I don’t think I can accept your friend request. You have too many pictures of snow/ice on your Facebook page …which leads me to think it … Continue reading

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Pulitzers, Trees, Winter, and Books

Although my book has been selling well, it apparently does not hold a candle to Gilbert King’s Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, The Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America. King’s book won the 2013 nonfiction Pulitzer … Continue reading

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Exhaling and sighing – Art of Winter Update

It’s Friday afternoon. My Kickstarter fundraising campaign successfully ended last Sunday night. (More on this below.) My graphics designer is making adjustments to files for the book. And I just finished finalizing the photo gallery for Art of Winter to include all … Continue reading

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21 hours left – Thank You and There’s Still Time!

I want to thank you all for your support (and patience) with my Kickstarter campaign to raise money for the publishing of my photography coffee table book “Art of Winter.” We successfully reached our $8000 goal! And we did it … Continue reading

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Will You Pay It Forward?

Has anyone ever given you a ride to airport, saving you a costly taxi ride? Has anyone ever helped you move? Has anyone ever bought you a meal unexpectedly? [Our regularly programmed schedule will resume next week.] Now you have … Continue reading

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