News of Maine's Coast and Islands
I've always been someone who feels too much as it is…
“There are so many questions. There are too many irregularities.”
“Artists felt they were being recognized for the first time.”
Roque Bluffs is an idyllic coastal Washington County town, a peninsula south of Machias with rolling hills and fields leading to a state park with a pretty sand beach. But it’s also on the wrong side of the digital divide
Bushell was a founder of the Maine Writers and Publishers Alliance, and began teaching writing and literature at the Portland School of Art.
“If the spreadsheet is all you care about, you’re going to be unhappy in Maine.”
“We don’t want to be a seasonal, higher-end venue that only some people can access.”
A quick, random survey of a half-dozen fishermen on their use of personal flotation devices, or PFDs, at the annual Maine Fishermen’s Forum in Rockport on March 1 led to a telling moment.
In the middle of winter, on a tiny island off the coast of Maine, I don’t think there’s a much better feeling than standing next to a wood stove, absorbing all the warmth I want.