Tag Archives: Maine

Why I Love My Little State: Rhode Island’s Positives

  (See why we’re called “The Ocean State.” We live smack in the middle.) ***Below is a piece of mine that ran on October 1, 2011, in the Providence Journal, the country’s oldest, continuously-run daily newspaper in the United States (another … Continue reading

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“I’ll Have a Little Perversion…Please”

(Here’s the movie jacket–the one I should’ve picked up, with Derek Jacobi’s face front and center.) This past year, in an episode of “Modern Family,” Cameron was talking to Jake on a cell phone, trying to give the young boy … Continue reading

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Brief Respite from the Savage Season

(Photo by CKMellor) Flowers in sartorial splendor greet summer visitors before the main entryway to Stonewall Kitchen, in York, Maine. People come in droves to buy the jams, jellies, sauces and much-desired accoutrements of cooks and gourmands everywhere. Because of … Continue reading

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