Day: August 24, 2016

Elaine Morrison – Art with Empathy

By Kimberly J.B. Smith Contributing Writer There are many reasons for art making. Inspiration may come from an intellectual or aesthetic impulse. The work may be utilitarian or conceptual. For others, making art is simply for the joy of creating. For Elaine Morrison, artmaking is a journey of empathy for others. Elaine shares her caring

Going For The Gold

As I write this, the Summer Olympics in Rio are almost over and I feel like I need a vacation. It seems like only yesterday that I could easily endure two weeks of massive night time Olympic viewing in television (and even an hour or two in the afternoon on a day I felt particularly

Bushwhack to West Baldface Mountain

by Amy Patenaude Outdoor/Ski Writer We are not made of sugar. If we were made of sugar we would have melted and washed downstream of the East Branch of the Saco River. We pitched our tents in a light sprinkle. We set up a tarp and put the lawn chairs beneath it. Becca boiled water