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

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Mrs. Baldwin

overheard in portland Teenage girl: “Mrs. Baldwin?” Older woman: “Oh dear.” Girl: “What are you doing here?” Mrs. Baldwin: “I won’t tell if you don’t.” (Overheard in the middle of a school day at Target in South Portland)

A Loaded Subject

adventure by Shannon Thompson “I have an idea for one of your adventures,” my friend said over lunch a few weeks ago. “I completely understand if it doesn’t appeal to you.” Her son would be home for Christmas. If I were interested, he would be happy to teach me to shoot guns. He’s a member […]


from the collection of John Ames at Ten High Street  Metal Shooting Gallery Target (Early 20th Century)

Maine Farmland Trust