I finally painted one of the Trumpeter Swans we saw recently at Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery near Kalamazoo, Michigan with our friend and guide, Dixie Burkhart. I gave the painting to Dixie in gratitude for her friendship.
Charles McKelvy lives and writes in southwest Michigan with his wife and fellow writer, Natalie McKelvy. They established the Dunery Press in 1988 in order to publish their own fiction. They continue to do so to this day. Charles McKelvy is an Eagle Scout.