Why You Should Never Go Down Unmarked Roads in Maine Without Four-Wheel Drive (in Pictures)

I’ll let these pictures tell the story of how we almost lost our rental car in the icy waters off the coast of Maine. To read the whole story, published in The Michigan Quarterly Review, click here.

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We found ourselves horribly, helplessly stuck on a beautiful, unspoiled beach. Note to self: Camaros and sand do NOT mix.

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We tried making a loop around the beach, but that just made us more stuck.

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Ummm, is it just me, or is the tide coming in? (GULP)

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A pick-up truck found us, but they couldn’t get us out either.

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Rescue came not a moment too soon. Thank you, tow-truck guy!!!

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Looking back at what might have been…

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