What Remained was the River

I sat there and forgot and forgot, until what remained was the river that went by and I who watched… Eventually the watcher joined the river, and there was only one of us. I believe it was the river.
Norman Maclean, A River Runs Through It

Three northern Michigan rivers:  Sturgeon, Au Sable, and Tacquamenon;  with names  drawn from 3 periods in Michigan history: English settlers, French explorers, and Native American indigenous people.

pigeon river, michigan

Sturgeon River, Michigan

au sable river, michigan

Au Sable River, Michigan

Tacquamenon River, Michgan

 

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