News of Maine's Coast and Islands
The difference between my kitchen table and an island is that mine is moveable, a kind of floating island.
And sure enough, it was—a friend from the summer community, instantly recognizable from his trademark hat and brindled dog.
The days of handshake deals … without public discussion are on their way out.
Rob Snyder, Ph.D.
The larger tensions that drive Sparrow come from the tumult of the times in which the story is set. The Vietnam War, which loomed large over college students in 1967...
A letter recently landed on my desk from a reader of The Working Waterfront.
As I adapted to a new home, it took time to stop calling the ocean “the Lake.”
After a little nap during the ferry ride, we drove off on the island side, drove around behaving badly…
“The minerals in the mud around here are really good for your skin." —Willie Drury