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The U.S. National Toboggan Races Are Here

photographs courtesy of the EQ Ladies Toboggan Race (circa 1900), from the Tyrrell Photographic Collection, Powerhouse Museum. A particularly mean looking competitor to the right.

From Neighborhood to Nation: The Poetry Community

text by Carl Little via the Maine Community Foundation’s Real Time Blog Back in 1979 while getting my MFA degree at Columbia University, I took a course on the English pentameter tradition with poet Derek Walcott, the future Nobel laureate in literature. Among other assignments, Walcott had all the students memorize poems that we were […]

Meet the Jousters!

All content reposted from Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show Are you ready to meet the jousters? The Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show is this weekend in Rockland Harbor and Saturday’s line-up of fun includes Maine’s first ever Stand-Up Paddleboard Jousting Competition. The fun begins at 1:30 and The Maine’s very own Outsider will […]

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