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Night Swim, Lake Megunticook

photography by Jim Dugan

Back In The Garden At Last

text and haiku by Kristen Lindquist Today is my youngest sister’s birthday, and what a beautiful day it is! All morning I rake, exposing tulip leaves to the jubilant sun.


haiku, photograph, and text by Kristen Lindquist photograph by Brian Willson I’ve never observed a contradance before, so when a friend decided to throw a big contradance party for her birthday as a benefit for a local nonprofit, I volunteered to take tickets so I could check it out. I didn’t dance, but had a […]

Birthday Pie

photographs by Jessica Stammen For as long as I can remember I have never wanted cake on my birthday. For as long as I can remember my mom has always decorated the top of my pie with dough fashioned into a symbol or message. This year’s blueberry pie featured two golden-brown paintbrushes because we celebrated […]

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