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

Tag: beauty

Stop Right There

inspiration by Happier Outside

The Sublime And The Ridiculous

ironmantra by Shannon Thompson Mara and I met at Fernald’s Neck at 6 am, wetsuits on, watches ready. The sun had just cleared the mountains to the east and already blazed white, blinding me with every other breath. Loons called as we made our way across the flat water to the dock on Fang Island, our […]

Did You See This Last Night?!

editor’s exclamation above photograph’s actual caption below, by artist Gregory Dunham A breathtaking explosion of color at sunset, Wadsworth Cove, 10/11/13

We All Have Our Reasons: #2013.90

Easter sunrise, the ninetieth sunrise of the year, on top of Mt. Battie. Captured by Karen Hansen.

the pines in the wind want to sing your name

short film shot, directed, and cut by David Wright the pines in the wind want to sing your name from David Wright on Vimeo. A young woman walks through the woods and finds a frozen landscape all to herself. /// Music: Fall On Your Sword /// Equipment: Canon 5D Mark II Canon 24mm Canon […]

Gulls At The Dump

photograph, text and haiku by Kristen Lindquist Spent a perfect morning birding with a friend at Reid State Park. Cold, but little wind, bright sun, blue skies, birds bobbing in the waves. I even saw a longed-for life bird, a Dovekie, actively feeding very close to shore. But no day of birding is complete without […]

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