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Panmure Island and Montague

When we left Cavendish, we headed to the other side of the island. We were going to stay the night in Montague, so we could be closer to the Wood Islands ferry early in the morning. 192 more words


The Pownal Escarpment on iPhriday

(Post-post edit: All day I’ve thought it was Friday. Took the iPhone to town with me, planned photos on the way home, posted this evening. I just realized it’s Thursday.   273 more words


Karats speaks: Militant doppelgänger of Anne of Green Gables takes abortion fight coast-to-coast

She goes by Shirley Karats. The modern and militant update of Anne of Green Gables is the poster child for abortion access on Prince Edward Island and has been spotted as far off as Vancouver, Fort McMurray and Toronto. 613 more words


Remembering Summer 2: The Keeper of the Bees

Last summer I read Gene Stratton-Porter’s 1925 classic The Keeper of the Bees. Here’s a excerpt:

“Now, here’s something to remember about a bee itself—say a worker bee, because it would be the one that would carry the pollen. 252 more words


Kindred Spirits at Orby Head

You know that scene in the Anne of Green Gables movie where Anne and Diana are standing on the red cliffs at sunset overlooking the sea. 104 more words


A Walk on the Edge: A Beach (in February)

It is the 1st February and I have a day to kill. I need to get away from a computer and clear my mind. Today is Iowa caucus day, an official starting point in what is quite clearly an absurdly long election season in the US. 1,820 more words