The Lighthouses of Barbados

Where: Various locations around Barbados Trip Date: 10/21/17-11/11/17 My first international article! Don’t get too used to it though, I don’t think I will do this too frequently. As some of you know, I recently returned home from a three-week vacation on the sunny island of Barbados in the Caribbean to visit my lovely [...]

By | 2017-12-08T19:01:06+00:00 November 24th, 2017|Barbados, Caribbean, History|2 Comments

Tallulah Gorge Part 2: A Not so Brief Hike

Where: Tallulah Falls, Georgia Trip Date: 9/26/17 Two weeks ago I spent a day hiking through Tallulah Gorge in northeast Georgia. Last week I gave a brief history of the gorge, and today—as promised—I will talk a bit about the hike. Early Morning at Tallulah Gorge We arrived at Tallulah Gorge State Park early [...]

By | 2017-10-12T22:05:03+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Georgia, History|2 Comments

Tallulah Gorge Part 1: A Brief History

Where: Tallulah Falls, Georgia Trip Date: 9/26/17 Last week I spent a day hiking through the beautiful Tallulah Gorge and seeing the sights. There were so many things to draw that—in an effort not to take too much time out of your day—I will break this article into two parts. So today I will [...]

By | 2017-10-06T02:35:16+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Georgia, History|2 Comments

The Process

Where: Home, again Trip Date: Every Day Well, I didn’t get power back at my house until this past Sunday; a week after Irma came through. I never realized how nice air circulation was until I lived in a house with two dogs, three cats, and two other people who were unable to take [...]

By | 2017-09-22T00:04:15+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Information, Update|4 Comments

Waiting for Irma

Where: Home Trip Date: All Week As you may or may not have heard, the Southeast has spent most of the last week preparing for/surviving hurricane Irma. Between the promise of plenty of rain and serious gas shortages I will not be traveling this week. So, in the mean time, please enjoy some travel [...]

By | 2017-09-10T23:29:33+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Event, Update|2 Comments

Wine Tasting at Crush Fest

Where: Cleveland, Georgia Trip Date: 9/2/17 I know that I covered some of Cleveland very recently, but this week is a little different. Most of my posts have been history based, but by sheer happenstance I discovered that a local vineyard was hosting Crush Fest this past week, and I could not pass up [...]

By | 2017-09-07T20:45:11+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Event, Georgia|5 Comments

Unearthing History: The Nacoochee Mound

Where: Sautee-Nacoochee, Georgia Trip Date: The first eighteen years of my life. After the last several weeks of exploring exotic locations in Michigan I decided I would keep this week’s traveling simple. So I traveled right outside my back door. Just outside of Helen in the Nacoochee Valley—only a few miles from where I [...]

By | 2017-08-18T00:30:45+00:00 August 18th, 2017|Georgia, History|5 Comments

Welcome to The Inky Atlas!

Welcome to The Inky Atlas travel sketch blog! What is The Inky Atlas? The Inky Atlas is the latest undertaking of a freelance artist who already has too many projects on his table. I have a nasty habit of bringing my sketchbook with me wherever I go, and drawing whatever happens to be in [...]

By | 2017-06-02T02:21:01+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Information, Update|2 Comments