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

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21 Main

display by Jo Ellen Designs These three are exhausted after a long Monday at work!

Stars In Our Eyes

display by Jo Ellen Designs We have stars in our eyes + in our window display! 

Book Of Days

haikus by Kristen Lindquist Early Morning, Sound Of Feathers I hear wings flapping but fall back asleep too tired yet for the divine. Just Before Dawn Just before dawn a single crow caws– I’m not the only one awake. Sounds Like Spring End of summer– in the backyard phoebe calling again. Night Bells Buoy bell […]

Day 1

poem by Dave Morrison Editor’s note: This poem is reposted from Dave’s Facebook feed. It was accompanied by his note: “Friends, Today is Day 1 of Course 1 (chemo & radiation).” Day 1 is a poem from Dave’s book, Brand New Day, published by JukeBooks in 2007. Day 1 I woke up on Day 1 and held my […]


haiku by Kristen Lindquist Darkness falls early feels like I just woke up.


painting and text by Ingrid Ellison this: used to be this: I like it so much better now, I can sleep at night ;) Editor’s note: Ingrid and I will both be showing our paintings tonight at a pop-up art show at Hearstudios in Camden. For more information click on over to

Dream Muffins With Rosemary

text by Megan Bedford photographs by Justin Gove I have no business inventing recipes for baked goods. I am an inexperienced and impatient baker, and my assets as a cook, such as an inclination to omit or improvise ingredients and eyeball measurements, frequently sabotage my efforts as a baker. Yet, I am about to present my own […]

We All Have Our Reasons #1016

Recent status update: For the first time in YEARS, we will sleep tonight on new, matching, flannel sheets and under a new comforter…small pleasures!

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