Monthly Archives: April 2013

Out with the old?

Hey all. Gerry Boyle here, taking a break from some spring cleaning. Clearing stuff out.  Digging through cartons. Figuring out what stays and what goes. Books. Papers. Manuscripts. Notes. Yes, in the back corner of a closet I came upon … Continue reading

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Boston Marathon

Today’s post is a repost from her own blog by Maine writer Carrie Jones, about her experiences at the Boston Marathon. We are grateful to Carrie for allowing us to share this with you, and for her compassionate insights into … Continue reading

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Susan Vaughan ( here. My guest is Jen Blood, the author of the best-selling and critically acclaimed Erin Solomon mysteries. Jen is a freelance journalist, writer, and editor. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Southern … Continue reading

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Move over, Moose, here come the elephants . . .

Elephants in Moose Country… Wild moose beware – there’s actually a creature larger than you living in coastal Maine. I’d like to see a moose come face-to-face with Asian elephants Opal and Rosie, the newest Vacationland residents. And while they … Continue reading

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Separation Anxiety, A Truckload of Booty, a Wedding Saved and the Shiny Cover Lady-Strange Tales From Libraryland

John here with some stories about things that didn’t make it into my library school curriculum. Some were shared with me by other Maine librarians, the rest come my own experiences. Before I get started with those, I’d like to … Continue reading

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