The Maine
An artful dialogue about the wonders of the state.

Sugar Shack

photographs and text by Jennifer Steen Booher Sunday was¬†Maine Maple Sunday, a fairly brilliant campaign organized by the¬†Maine Maple Producers Association. On the fourth Sunday in March, sugarhouses all over the state open to the public, offering tastings, demonstrating the process, and generally having a sweet time. A lot of smaller operations aren’t on the […]


haiku and text by Kristen Lindquist Watching a female cardinal at my feeder, admiring her big, seed-chomping, bright orange bill and how it contrasts so prettily against her black face. So near, I notice details I never picked up on before. For example, her crest is tipped in red, as if rouged with lipstick. It […]

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