News of Maine's Coast and Islands
I know the island, named for its founder Daniel Gott. And I know the house because I have spent every summer of my adult life in it. But I do not know the story the shoe may tell
The allure of living on an island includes isolation from the rest of the world. The downside of living on an island includes isolation from the rest of the world. Especially when you need something on the mainland.
Areas along the Maine coast get an average of 46 inches of rain a year…
Three of our boys, newly graduated, assume their customary drinking station on the stern.
Winter is our time of potential energy. We’re not at rest; the island keeps ticking…
Even though I don’t snowmobile, I really enjoyed Matt Weber’s book, Making Tracks, published by Islandport Press. Although he lives on Monhegan
A guest, self-described as a devotee of the occult, was asked to check through the house for spirit hot spots...
They served gallons of hand-roasted Guatemalan coffee, dozens of egg sandwiches and baked goods, and their Chai latte was a fan favorite.
“You have this basically open-water meadow aquifer that’s only several feet above sea level.” —Peter Slovinsky