Saginaw Bay

Picture of a seagull with a blurry background

Picture of birds flying just above the waves


These photographs were taken in the summer of 2013 on a camping trip in Bay County, Michigan. The shoreside wildlife was abundant, from the common Herring Gull at the dock to the rarer migratory Sanderling. We often spent hours by the coast, stalking the Killdeer and avoiding the heat.

Ervin Brown

Ervin Brown is originally from New York. His prose and poetry have appeared in Willows Wept Review, The Closed Eye Open, Beyond Words Literary Magazine, and Wild Roof Journal, among others. He has an MFA in Writing from the University of New Hampshire.