Lake Erie Circle Tour Journal: Day #3 Part 2: Erieau to London

I had recently taken an interest in the Underground Railroad after discovering that my great-great grandfather had been named after the escaped slave and abolitionist, William Parker. One of the routes of the Underground Railroad also passed very near my home. I knew the story of the Underground Railroad in Pennsylvania and Ohio. It would…

Lake Erie Circle Tour Journal: Day #1 Ohio Coast to Windsor

It was our longtime friends, Rory and Kay, who first proposed the idea of making a drive to circumnavigate the entire 629-mile coastline of Lake Erie. For a few months the idea floated in the back of our heads.  We juggled the maybes and kicked around the how-tos. The pondering and possibilities grew until one…