He stopped me in my tracks. My bike ride came to a temporary, but abrupt halt. But there he stood, right in the middle of the Leelanau Trail. It was a deer. I swear that he looked up and smiled. Just before he ran away. I know I smiled at him.
I recently witnessed a symphony. The music came from a group of men, huddled around a table in Leland. Their tools were knives, and their instruments were fish. These men were harvesting the bounty from the Great Lakes for Carlson’s Fishery. But make no mistake about it, there was a rhythm in their hands. There was a beat to their work.
Some challenges for a good cause can be tough. Think of the Ice Bucket Challenge for the ALS Foundation or the Polar Plunge for Michigan Special Olympics. Well, here’s a challenge you can just enjoy. It’s the #OpenLocalWine challenge.