News of Maine's Coast and Islands
The ocean is unsayable, like a lot of the natural world. The night sky is unsayable. The energy in a seed. The sacrality of a maple leaf. The full moon. The mind of snow.
Perhaps a little bit of Islesford will thrive on Islesboro and North Haven.
Portland has essentially outlawed plastic bags and there seems to be no sign of civilization falling apart there.
This month, we sought reader thoughts on affordable housing, asking on The Working Waterfront’s Facebook page: Has your town already been priced out...
While covering the Vietnam War, Dudman and two other journalists were ambushed in Cambodia. To help reassure a younger, very frightened colleague, Dudman said: “If we get out of this alive, we’ll have one hell of a good story.”
I began traveling the roads on the western side I hadn’t been down just to see if I could catch the sunset from a new angle.
There is a new player on the block, fouling the coast, the Gulf of Maine, and the wild things within.
Tides ranges from the local to the oceanic, from the personal to the universal, from deep history to contemporary engineering…
The landscape suddenly shifted from jagged edges to pillowy slopes of granite.