Tag Archives: Huron Bay

Winter Stories of Lake Superior

You can’t be part of a 30-day Gratitude Challenge around here without feeling gratitude for this place where we live.  Feeling gratitude for the woods.  For the million trees.  For the deer and bear and squirrels hunkering down in the … Continue reading

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Anyone want to go for a walk after dinner? How ’bout down to the lake?

Ripples in blue   Didn’t we have a nice walk down to the lake?  Didn’t we catch up on our lives?  Didn’t we connect?  Aren’t we glad that dog didn’t attack us? Wasn’t the evening beautiful?  Didn’t we enjoy the … Continue reading

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Swooshing on skis along Lake Superior

  Forget what I said recently about preferring snowshoeing to cross-country skiing. Yesterday completely busted my previous opinion. “You’re making such a liar out of me,” I told Nancy as we skied along on flat, flat ground, our skis swooshing … Continue reading

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High in the sky above Lake Superior…checking out the ice

No, I did not go up in an airplane.  No, these are not my photos. These aerial photographs come to you courtesy of  Barry’s fishing buddy, Mike.  Mike owns a small two-seater plane and he headed up into the friendly … Continue reading

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The sound of gunshot at midnight

You awake at midnight, heart pounding.  Gunshot!  It resounds through the woods like the crack of a rifle.  Nervously you propel out of your warm flannel sheets to investigate. Crack!  Again it resounds.  You open the deck door and listen.  … Continue reading

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