Monthly Archives: September 2017

Writing on Trains

(The State of Michigan) I do some of my best writing on trains, and so, when I knew I needed to finish my novel of magical realism about Detroit titled ARTISTIC LICENSE, I booked passage on Amtrak for a day-trip to … Continue reading

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Thinking of Detroit

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A Dazzling Day in Detroit

Travels with Charley: A Day-trip to Detroit by Charles McKelvy “Why in the world would you want to take the train from New Buffalo to Detroit and come back the same day? In fact, why would you want to go … Continue reading

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Music Lesson

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Other Dudleys

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Dudley of the Dunes

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Jailhouse Jesus

JAILHOUSE JESUS Spiritual progress, not perfection by Charles McKelvy Which Jesus speaks to you? Squeaky, clean baby Jesus from Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby? Lily-white, gated-community, Protestant Jesus? Sissified Jesus in the cleaned and pressed duds beholding the … Continue reading

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