Steve Amick http://michiganradio.org en Artpod: Made in Michigan http://michiganradio.org/post/artpod-made-michigan <p>For all your late holiday shoppers out there, today&#39;s <a href="http://michiganradio.org/term/artpod">Artpod</a> is filled with ideas for giving local.</p><p>http://traffic.libsyn.com/mrartpod/Artpod_122011.mp3</p><p>I put out a call on Twitter and Facebook to hear your thoughts on Michigan-made gifts you&#39;d like to give (or receive) this year. I also reached out to the owner of an independent bookstore in Grand Rapids, and the owner of an independent music store in Ann Arbor to get their suggestions, too.</p> Tue, 20 Dec 2011 20:12:59 +0000 Jennifer Guerra 5486 at http://michiganradio.org Artpod: Made in Michigan The Peninsula Personality: An interview with Steve Amick http://michiganradio.org/post/peninsula-personality-interview-steve-amick <p>Steve Amick knows Michigan.</p><p>His first novel, <em>The Lake, the River &amp; the Other Lake</em>, takes place in <a href="http://www.steve-amick.com/weneshkeen/map.html">Weneshkeen</a>, a fictional boat town on the western coast of Michigan. The novel is filled with scenes familiar to many Michiganders&mdash;the conflict between townies and summer people, between farmers and daytripping Fudgies.</p> Thu, 16 Jun 2011 17:40:21 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 2898 at http://michiganradio.org The Peninsula Personality: An interview with Steve Amick