After you've searched for topics of interest in "Groups" above and in the "Forums", don't forget to look at recent activity which hides along the right margin of the page all the way at the bottom.
On a personal note, I've developed an animated gif technique, sort of “pull quote marries slideshow”. Samples are scattered across various groups, but you can find them easily by going to my twitter account. Each tweet has a link (after the description and before the hashtags) to a visually rich example here at Atheist Nexus. If you like them, please follow me
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Welcome to the site. Nice approach to your interests. ^.^
How are things up in rural Michigan? I think things are a little less religion-soaked, compared to the rural southeast, but only just. I think it's more of an urban/rural thing, rather than a north/south thing.