Mary Lee Blackwell is a writer, photographer and traveler who spent her formative years growing up in Wakefield, Rhode Island. When Mary Lee is not spontaneously road tripping with her two glorified mutts, she resides once again in Wakefield, RI with her husband of almost forty years and any one of her three grown kids who tend to return to roost from time to time. She is passionate about road trips, camping, hiking, music festivals, local lore, dogs, revamping houses, sailing and good books. Follow her on Instagram @tumbleweeds_and_effervescence or her website: