The Maine
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Tuesday 207: Two Stars, A Few Stripes

painting by Jessica Ives If we could destroy custom at a blow and see the stars as a child sees them, we should need no other apocalypse. G.K. Chesterton Old men can make war, but it is children who will make history. Ray Merritt All of us have moments in out lives that test our […]

Tuesday 207: Hardy & Harbor

painting by Jessica Ives This weekend the Hardy Boat will start running ferry service from New Harbor to Monhegan for the 2015 season. I’ll be one of the first on board, making the trip to drop off paintings at the island’s Lupine Gallery. My husband will be a captain on the boat again this summer. As a freshman in high […]

Hardy Boat Cruises

video by Alex Hadik for Hardy Boat Cruises Hardy Boat Cruises – A Promotional Video from Alex Hadik on Vimeo.


text and photograph by Jonathan Ives Leaving the red nun off to my starboard, I think of the old maritime adage red right return as I pull back on the two throttles and slowly bring the boat into the harbor. The wind direction and the tide flowing out has all the lobster boats and sailboats […]

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