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Martha's Vineyard Lighthouse Being Moved Inland

AQUINNAH, Mass. (AP) — An iconic lighthouse on Martha’s Vineyard is set to begin a multi-day trek to a new home farther inland.

The $3 million effort to move the Gay Head Lighthouse, among the most endangered historic landmarks in the U.S., would prevent the 160-year-old structure from tumbling down the rapidly-eroding cliffside. 270 more words


3 Days on Martha's Vineyard: Aquinnah

Part 3 of a series…

After getting a feel for the island during our guided bus tour, we decided to venture on our own to visit Aquinnah and revisit Edgartown.  396 more words


Top 5 places to visit on Martha's Vineyard

Lucy Vincent Beach is privately owned, and restricted to residents of the town of Chilmark, from June 1 to Sept 30. One of the most beautiful beaches on the island. 761 more words

Top 5

The One With Martha's Vineyard

Every few minutes or so during my visit on Martha’s Vineyard, the word quaint came to mind. It’s so overused, but quaint feels like the right word to describe the place. 486 more words

The One With

An edge of "not light"

If light is essential to a good photograph, I find the absence of light, or shadow, to be equally powerful. When I’m photographing in diffuse light, shadows are less a concern, of course, but I also love “breaking the rules” (who made these!) to work in full sunlight, rich with shadows. 217 more words


Not about sewing; about not sewing.

And stopping to smell the…well, you know the rest.

Even though I had a pattern project to finish, an interview to write up, and a laundry list of things to do (including the laundry), a perfect day like this is too rare to spend on chores. 336 more words