News of Maine's Coast and Islands
I thought about what it must have felt like when electricity first became available on the islands.
I wrote some letters and notes by hand and put actual stamps on them; very pleasant.
As I’m writing this column, the sky is monochromatic and flat.
The van had no space for a bathroom, of course, but it did have a chemical toilet.
It may not be a surprise that 2017 has been a year of record-breaking storms and heat.
Susie Arnold, Ph.D.
Nantucket native remains islander
To the editor:
Finding fish in the York River
One of the best metaphors depicting the fragility of island communities I’ve encountered is the idea of the three-legged stool.
If I were to limit myself to searching for friendships in my age group, I would eliminate 95 percent of the community.