The Maine Seacoast Mission does a lot for people in Downeast communities and on our islands. And one thing they do that benefits all of us is publish books of poems, stories, and beautiful photos by Maine islanders. Their latest book, published in the summer of 2020, is really great. Linda and I love Maine’s […]
At the state of Maine sportsman’s show in Augusta, I was astonished to see the outstanding photos of Maine black bears by Dawn Brown of New Sharon. You’ve really got to check these out which you can do on her website HTTPS://BEARTODREAM.NET. Dawn cares for bears at her home and is a real enthusiast for […]
Great photos to go with Henry David Thoreau’s words
Senator Angus King has a great eye for stunning photos, so I guess that’s why they titled his new book, A Senator’s Eye. Angus is well known for his Instagram photos, and we must thank Islandport Press in Yarmouth for publishing this wonderful book featuring great photos and interesting text. Just be forewarned: it’ll take […]
When Linda and I saw the first sculpture, in Bucksport on our way to Lubec, we were hooked. Soon we found a brochure about each sculpture, and began looking for and enjoying them as we traveled the state. There’s even one in Lubec now. For more than a decade, an outstanding group of people solicited […]
John and Cynthia Orcutt have blessed us with amazing photos in their book, Enduring Heights – The High Peaks of Maine. As Senator Angus King writes in the forward, “The vistas are so wide, the colors so subtle, the forests so deep, that the urge to see for yourself will be pretty hard to resist.” […]
Amazing species hundreds of millions of years old
You’ll enjoy this deer video.
stunning photos of sea glass found all over the world.
I’m a fan of Paul Cyr’s photography, and his new book, Uses for Mooses, published by Down East Books, demonstrates why. The moose photos in this book are amazing. And the book is also a fun read, with lots of humorous comments to go with the photographs. For example, there’s a photo of a cow […]