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Travel Theme: Through

  The waters of Lake Superior have a tumultuous and sordid history to them.  They are one of the busiest commecial waterways in the world, despite its relative remote location.  For the last 200 years, boats shipping out the locally mined copper ore have passed through the Soo Locks. The problem with shipping from Lake…

Surat Thani from where I stayed.

A Michigan Island in Surat Thani?

  It’s odd how enigmatic random chance can be sometimes.  While the boat ride back from Koh Phangan was entirely uneventful and mostly just spent continuing the travelogue I hadn’t picked up since getting to the island, I was in for a surprise once on the bus back to Surat Thani. This bus was much…

'The Other Side' - Ahead lay the Bridge at 
Mackinac; the way in and the way out.  And beyond that, an Otherworld.

Weekly Photo Challenge – Near and Far

Whatever happens in the Outside world anymore, it doesn’t matter to him.  This place, these people, they are not coterminous. Ahead lay the Bridge at Mackinac; the way in and the way out.  And beyond that, an Otherworld. The Only world so far as the Soldier is concerned, full of its own truths and myths…