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A little cookout on the deck

August 15, 2009


I would like to introduce you to some of my friends.  Normally I might have a little cookout on the deck, serve a nice selection of beverages and some carryout from Sonny’s and the Eastport Market—you wouldn’t want to eat my cooking—but these particular friends live very far away.  For that matter, you yourself might […]

An idiot sitting in her underwear in the basement, blogging

July 25, 2009


Ken Kamp’s signs at his Good Nature Farms farmstand on US 31 say Always fresh-always ours. A sound motto. I subscribe to it. It could be the motto for Torch Lake Views, but Ken got there first. I am musing on this because former Detroit Free Press columnist Harry Cook, in the course of a […]


June 24, 2009


Summertime isn’t really playtime up here unless you’re just visiting, in which case it is the best playtime you’ll ever have probably. But even those of us who are working overtime storing up nuts for the winter need a little R&R now and then.  Here are some invitations to play.  (Click on images for larger […]