Optimism? All the Time?

Optimism? All the Time?

Optimism? All the Time? Written By: Stonington, Maine Undaunted by fog and inclement weather, the captain of this sailing vessel has confidently hoisted his sails; his ship is underway despite minimal visibility and the hidden danger of unseen harbor islands, shoals,...
Whose Footsteps?

Whose Footsteps?

Whose Footsteps? Written By: Footsteps, Corea Maine This is the time of year in Maine when one is more likely to see footprints in the snow rather than in the sand. However, any footprint is a reminder of Henry W. Longfellow’s words: “We can make our lives sublime/...
Thankful in All Circumstances? Really?

Thankful in All Circumstances? Really?

Thankful in All Circumstances? Really? Written By: Fog Bank and Breaking Sun, Sullivan, Maine Sometimes it is difficult to be thankful. Life isn’t always easy. Sometimes we become battered, beaten down, and immobilized. Sometimes the way ahead becomes too heavy, dark,...
Change

Change

Change Written By: Amish Farming, Maine Most of us no longer work the family farm or commute to work in the mills. Our society is no longer primarily agrarian or industrial. However, a strange, pandemic induced twist has sent many workers back to work on “the farm”...
Creation Knows

Creation Knows

Creation Knows Written By: Chris Mace Baxter State Park, Maine “But ask the beasts, and they will teach you; the birds of the heavens, and they will tell you;or the bushes of the earth, and they will teach you; and the fish of the sea will declare to you.Who among all...