Beachcombing Volume 38: September/October 2023


Volume 38: September/October 2023

This issue features ghost stories from the beach and some easy beach crafts for Halloween. See some unique sandstone formations in Lake Superior, learn about the life cycles of the mollusks who create seashells, go sea glass hunting in Maine, and check out beautiful rocks from beachcomber collections. And there’s more from our global community of shellers, glassers, mudlarks, and collectors.

Inside this issue

  • The Ghost of Point Amour, Lori-lee Thomas
  • The Ghost Bride of Crescent Beach, Roxie Zwicker
  • Three Masts and a Ghost, Jo Fry
  • Unsolved Mystery, Lori-lee Thomas
  • Precious Predators, Sarah Rosenbaum
  • Big Bay Sandstone Cliffs, Kevin Selkregg
  • Living in Lighthouses, Michele Messick
  • Mudlarking: Death on the River, Jason Sandy
  • Island Hopping in Maine, Kristin Batista
  • Sustainable Shelling, Kristen Williams
  • The Life Cycle of Sea Glass, Anita St. Denis
  • Sea Glass Guide: Ocean Orbs and Tidal Treasures, Lucy Tapper
  • A Month of Mudlarking, Jason Sandy
  • Rockin’ Beach finds
  • Spotlight Artist: Lori-lee Thomas
  • Fishing Rope Wreath, Lori-lee Thomas
  • Driftwood Skeleton Fish, Lori-lee Thomas
  • Beachcombing Calendar Photo Contest Winners
  • Beach Reads, Cindy Bilbao
  • Online Exclusives
  • Upcoming Events

On the cover: Wave of Darkness by Lori-lee Thomas.