Historic Houses of Macon

Where: Macon, Georgia Trip Date: 9/23/17 Hey, remember when this blog was about travelling? Yeah, me neither. But finally, after two weeks of going nowhere, I am back to work. An Afternoon in Macon On the way to a family gathering last week, my father and I made a quick detour through a historic [...]

By | 2017-09-28T23:44:56+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Georgia, History|1 Comment

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

Michigan Part 2: On the Road to Traverse City

Where: Frankfort, Sleeping Bear Dunes, and Traverse City, Michigan Trip Date: 6/18-6/20/17 We are (were) approximately here. The Michigan adventure continues. Last week’s post covered the first few stops along Lake Michigan. If you’d like to catch up you can find the article HERE. Frankfort North Breakwater Light After departing Manistee [...]

By | 2017-06-30T00:26:47+00:00 June 30th, 2017|History, Michigan, Travel|2 Comments

Michigan Part 1: A Lighthouse and Historic Ship Tour of Ludington and Manistee

Where: Ludington and Manistee, Michigan Trip Date: 6/15-6/17/17 The road trip so far. Ludington North Breakwater Lighthouse We finally made it to Michigan! And of course the first thing I did was find the nearest lighthouse. In Ludington, on the eastern shore of Lake Michigan, that wasn’t difficult. Ludington North Breakwater Lighthouse [...]

By | 2017-06-22T21:50:45+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|History, Michigan, Travel|0 Comments

A Pit Stop in Kentucky: Shaker Village

Where: Shaker Village, Kentucky Trip Date: 6/12-6/14/17 It is road trip time! Let me start with a couple of comments/observations/explanations. As you may know, I am on a road trip through Michigan. However, we have decided to take our time getting there, so this week’s post is our detour through rural Kentucky. Next week [...]

By | 2017-06-16T08:22:27+00:00 June 16th, 2017|History, Kentucky, Travel|0 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