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Another summer soon departed..

Well, things are really wrapping up here on¬†the island. Amid clouds of voracious mosquitoes, Frank and I finished taking down the last of the blinds. These¬†somewhat rickety little enclosures, or hides, acted as my work cubicle for the summer and … Continue reading

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Vortex clouds and other fun weather on Seal

Here’s what I watched approach during a band-reading stint from my flimsy blind as the wind picked up with a vengeance… The weather on this island, 23 miles off the coast of Maine, is pretty fantastic. My grandmother was the … Continue reading

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Foggy Daze

It’s another foggy day, keeping us out of the colony so that we don’t raise the birds off their nests. So I’ll take this morning to bring this baby of a blog up to speed. I got to Maine by … Continue reading

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