Vector Charley
Portaging the Kal-Haven
Not enough to stop a pair of intrepid cyclists from Berrien County.

Not enough to stop a pair of intrepid cyclists from Berrien County.

(Kal-Haven Trail, Michigan) We rode a stretch of this rails-to-bikes path through the Michigan countryside on Wednesday and discovered that Tuesday’s powerful thunderstorms had churned up our favorite bike route, toppling trees and dropping limbs and branches in a swath from South Haven to Bloomingdale.  No matter. We pressed on…

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Serenity Now!!!
Endless Summer
Beach Birds
SeaHawk is ready for some pelagic birding.  She helped me turn up a Caspian Tern.

SeaHawk is ready for some pelagic birding. She helped me turn up a Caspian Tern.

(West Coast of Michigan)  While the sharper-eyed members of the Berrien Birding Club, or BBC, have been spotting such notables as the American Avocet along our sparkling shore, we have been limited to the usual suspects: Ring-billed Gulls and Ring-billed Gulls and Ring-billed Gulls, and the occasional Red-tailed Hawk…

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Veganomics
Lady’s Day

I haven’t been able to get Mom off my mind this morning, so I thought I would post a picture that I know will make her smile down from heaven:

Lady’s Day

I haven’t been able to get Mom off my mind this morning, so I thought I would post a picture that I know will make her smile down from heaven:

Summertime Blue
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Working Order
In the market for a fine clarinet?  Contact Bill King at Ann Arbor Clarinet Connection in care of: a2clarinet.com or 734-417-0438.

In the market for a fine clarinet? Contact Bill King at Ann Arbor Clarinet Connection in care of: a2clarinet.com or 734-417-0438.

(Michigan City Chamber Music Festival) When I bought my Buffet Crampon RC Bb Clarinet from Bill King and his Ann Arbor Clarinet Connection in February 2013, Bill promised to support my purchase.  Has he ever!!!  The clarinetist with the Michigan Opera Theatre Orchestra…

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Headin’ Out