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A World of Still Waters and Silent Forests

Getting off the beaten path in Michigan can lead to a window to a world of still waters and silent forests, where tufted clouds coast across a summer sky.

Pigeon River state forest, Michigan

Every path but your own is the path of fate; keep on your own track then.
–Henry David Thoreau  


Pigeon River Forest, Michigan

Pigeon River forest, Michigan


Photo Challenge: Clouds, Pines, Road Converge

I took the road less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.
Robert Frost

There are many such roads and trails in the forests of northern Michigan, and I had the pleasure of discovering, or re-discovering, a few of them last summer.

Photo Challenge:  Converge

Huron National Forest, Michigan

Huron National Forest, Michigan

Saturday Camus: Dedication to Life’s Sustaining Harvest

But, he who dedicates himself to the duration of his life, to the house he builds, to the dignity of mankind, dedicates himself to the earth and reaps from it the harvest that sows its seed and sustains the world again and again.

Albert Camus, The Rebel


Newburgh Lake, Michigan

Newburgh Lake, Michigan