Welcome to MichaelMackie.com

Thank God you're here! I spent a helluva lot of money on this vanity project that showcases ... well, me. So take some time ... peruse the site and gimme some feedback.

I'm excited to show off my work, my writing and lots of other sundry items ... and I hope both of you enjoy it.


Latest Brush with Greatness

When it comes to country music phenoms, they’re the new kids on the block … figuratively and literally. The group of three siblings were just wrapping up a world tour when we met – one that included a Superbowl pre-game performance. This picture was shot in the brothers’ dressing room. What you don’t see is the assortment of sports equipment, gym bags and various sundry gym items scattered around the room. Apparently, when they aren’t rocking out – they’re working out. The three were poised and polite and -- unlike a lot of siblings – never ...

read more »

About Michael Mackie

I was born the son of a poor black sharecropper. No, wait – that was Steve Martin. I was born in Des Moines, Iowa sometime in the ‘70’s. And no, I did not grow up on or near a farm. Yes, we had electricity. Yes, we had running water. And to date, I’ve never worn overalls. But I’m sure I’d look amazing in them. I’m a proud Midwesterner. And even though I travel a lot for a living … I always look forward to coming home. Home is now just outside of Kansas City where I’m nestled in the sprawling Mecca ...

read more »