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

Tag: berry

Fall Trio

photographs by John Ames

We All Have Our Reasons: #562

Linda Zeigler recently reminded us of the sweetness of berry season by passing along the two poems below. Pick your own strawberries at one of our favorites, the Sheepscot General Store, “more general than store.”  Thimbleberry One taste and the rest is what came after. Little berry, you’re the flavor of my best, most necessary kiss. […]

Simple Strawberries

text by Megan Bedford photographs by Justin Gove One thing I find truly satisfying is traveling by a strawberry field in late June or early July, windows down if in the car, and drinking in the sweet aroma of ripe berries. For all our human attempts to recreate, bottle, and aromatherapy this essence, I don’t […]

Pine Grosbeak

photograph by Brian Willson

Maine Farmland Trust