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Something Different, Maine in The Early 70's

This is a bit of a departure as in recent years I spend most of my time taking pictures of nature in central Ohio so I beg my readers indulgence. 151 more words

Central Ohio Nature

Fort Foster Allure

By Bill Moore

There’s something alluring about Fort Foster in Kittery Point, Maine . . . and I can say that honestly because over a six-year span I’ve been there hundreds of times, and as many as five times in a single week. 289 more words


The Country of the Pointed Firs

This American classic, by Sarah Orne Jewett, is one of those rare books which sports a readable and useful introduction. Willa Cather wrote the preface — empathetic, intuitive, respectful. 423 more words

Unforgettable Older Novels

The End of October

We finally closed for the season the other day because the wind and the rain made life outdoors too inhospitable for everyone involved…but it’s always with a mixed emotions. 776 more words

Campground Life

Art Reception at Kirkland Art Center, NY

Maine Coast Seaweed was accepted into the CNYWS (Central New York Watercolor Society) Annual Juried Exhibition.

The show runs from September 15 through October 30, 2016… 69 more words


Crockett Cove Woods Preserve

In early September my husband and I enjoyed a short vacation in the Blue Hill region of Maine.  While there, we visited Deer Isle and the Crockett Cove Woods Preserve held by the Nature Conservancy.   620 more words

Acadia, Stars, and Crushing Mountains with my Mom and Sister

My mom has never climbed a mountain (to my knowledge) in her whole life. I guess that’s kind of what happens when you’re a military wife raising three kids and uprooting every three years to who knows where. 1,131 more words