What exactly is a “Cedar Haven Reader?”

Good question! For years I’ve enjoyed jotting down little snippets and stories that revolve around my family’s beloved Cedar Haven, our island summer cottage nestled along the pristine northern shores of Lake Huron. I’ve enjoyed that special place of dear family memories for over fifty summers and counting. This is simply a collection of those stories. If you get a kick out of sandy cottage floors, clear lakes, old wooden docks, or boat wakes, you just might enjoy these.

Check back every once in a while for new postings (I’ve got a lot of ’em) or follow along for updates when they come out. Thanks for reading and let me know if you have any thoughts to share!

“Enjoyed your musings as usual, Jon. You certainly love it up north and spin an eloquent story.” – W. Bauer

“Beautifully written”  – Les Cheneaux Chamber of Commerce

“Well, I just finished “Same Old Sunset” and loved it.”  –  @Michiganographer

“Love your Cedar Haven Reader! Keep it up, Jon!”   –  H. Metz


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Without Notice

Right now I’m sitting on one of our black loungers on the dock enjoying lunch. A nice cottage-made deli sandwich of thin-sliced smoked chicken, leafy green lettuce and tomato-basil-Monterey jack cheese is paper-plated and sitting on the small yellow metal folding snack table next to me along with a handful of dark blue corn chips and … Continue reading Without Notice

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