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

Tuesday Tune: Warblers

video and text by Brian Willson It’s pretty quiet in the woods and fields these days, as our seasonal residents get their youngsters ready for fall migration, so I thought I’d go back a few weeks and mention a curious peculiarity of summertime bird song. Serious birders soon learn to identify a species by its […]

Tuesday 207

paintings by Jessica Stammen About this painting:┬áIt’s been six years since my brother has seen Maine in the summertime, six years since his last swim in Megunticook, a lake carved out by receding glaciers so long ago that human impatience can be measured by a blink in comparison. We jump the guardrail where the shore […]

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