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

Month: March, 2016

Acadia: Back To The Waterfall

photography by Jim Dugan Jim keeps going back to the same waterfall. Year after year. This year, not so much snow but nice ice.

Tuesday 207: Beginner’s Courage

painting by Jessica Ives I say to the young: “Do not stop thinking of life as an adventure. You have no security unless you can live bravely, excitingly, imaginatively.” – Eleanor Roosevelt Many a false step was made by standing still. – Fortune cookie +++ 207 Paintings post everyish Tuesday around 5:30am EST on both The Maine  […]

Wuzzup News, March 17

produced by Jack Peters Wuzzup News, March 17, 2016 from LCTV on Vimeo.

Cold As A Dog And The Wind Northeast

from Maine Lingo: Boiled Owls, Billdads, & Wazzats by John Gould COLD AS A DOG AND THE WIND NORTHEAST: A most excellent term to show the magic and charm with which Mainers adorn their speech, and the title of a book by Ruth Moore. There is nothing in God’s great world so cold as a short-haired dog faithfully sitting […]

A Postcard Home

handmade by Margaret Rizzio

Shannon’s Raucous Ruckus

photography by Jim Dugan Shannon Lynn Thompson of Camden tries to celebrate her birthday every year with a fundraising party. This year, it was “A Raucous Ruckus” at the Blue Goose in Northport. The band was Ghost of Paul Revere and photographer Jim Dugan ran a raucous photo booth. Here are some of his photos.

Tuesday 207: Mostly Water

painting by Jessica Ives We are, in fact, mostly water. As terrestrial organisms we may live on solid ground and breath air, but as a collection of individual cells we still live within the same liquid medium from which we emerged. Every organ and system in the body supports in some way the containment, the […]

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