News of Maine's Coast and Islands
News and views on the places we cover: Maine's island and remote coastal communities.
Imagine clutching an apron full of potatoes or apples with one hand while clinging to a ladder rung with the other.
Working through these letters as a family prompted us to discuss issues that are important to us...
Rob Snyder, Ph.D.
“[A] working island survives only if successive generations of families are able to create a vibrant family life on the island.”
More than just information about the natural world around us, these essays seem to be about being present.
A lot of mansions and large hotels featured in the cards either were torn down or were burned to the ground in the 1947 fire.
Their appreciation of the island reminded me to listen again to the quiet.
In way over his head and not in an agreeable frame of mind, he stormed across the dining room, gathering his wits about him…
Merasi are not permitted to eat with members of other castes, but here they shared a lunch table with me and a few students.
Wing’s relaxed banter, framed by some stock questions, has produced stories that are lively, reflective, informative and humorous.