The Sculptor’s Song

The Sculptor’s Song

The Sculptor’s Song Written By: Bird Sculpture, Bangor, Maine Art is an expression of words, ideas, stories, and even music from its creator’s soul. Listening closely to this simply shaped, plump, little bird sitting on its intrically designed pedestal amidst a...
Punctuating Life

Punctuating Life

Punctuating Life Written By: “First Light”, Sullivan, Maine Tumbling in at first light, scrambled, fragmented, shrouded and incomplete Thoughts – mixed, imagined, punctuated with question marks, exclamation points, commas, periods, and more- waiting to be...
The Wideness of the Sea

The Wideness of the Sea

The Wideness of the Sea Written By: Sailing Out of Frenchman’s Bay, Winter Harbor, Maine It’s breezing up, and these day sailors are heading out where nothing but ocean waters and vast skies stretch from horizon to horizon; out where human insignificance and...
The Paradox of Happiness: Seeking and Resisting

The Paradox of Happiness: Seeking and Resisting

The Paradox of Happiness: Seeking and Resisting Written By: Chris Mace Amish Farm, Aroostook County, Maine Sometimes we resist change, often for good reasons or for reasons that not everyone understands. Other times we embrace and aggressively exploit innovations,...
Disappearing Villages?

Disappearing Villages?

Disappearing Villages? Written By: Chris Mace Sunset over the Courthouse and Congregational Church steeples, Machias, Maine Once, villages were the repositories of cultural values. Families, neighbors, home grown school teachers, community leaders, small churches and...