In the midst of beauty, she awakens.
Hermione is a replica of a frigate that ferried General LaFayette to the United States so that he could rejoin the Americans in their battle to gain freedom from the English.
Sailing along the coast of Maine she appeared as a ghost ship coming out of the fog.
Seen she was an impressive vessel with sails unfurled
and cannons firing as she came into port.
A love story, at least a convincing one, requires three elements: the lover, the beloved and the adventures they have together.
Wherever I go there are some things that never fail to catch my attention. One is laundry.
No matter whether it hangs outside a window
on lines that reach from here to there
or dances in the sun
laundry has a way of telling its own story.
Maine is a place where old vehicles go to die.
Especially on the islands it is not uncommon for ones that have seen their better days to be abandoned to the elements.