Tag: Gloucester

Hothouse Magazine Interview

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This interview with Karin Davidson was originally published in Hothouse Magazine on Oct. 13, 2013. Boston area folks, I’ll be reading from Float at the Boston Book Festival tomorrow, Saturday October 19th, at 3:30 pm at the Trinity Forum. And next Thursday, Oct. 14th, I’ll be part of the Concord Festival of Authors, on a […]

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What Would Fitz Think

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Gloucester Harbor From Rocky Neck, owned by the Cape Ann Museum,     What would Fitz think? What would the great luminist painter of the 19th century, Fitz Henry Lane, think of the new wind turbines that now dominate the skyline of his beloved Gloucester? A sailmaker’s son, he grew up in the shadow of ships, but a […]

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Eat Your Trash

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People making pigs of themselves, that’s just what it looked like on TV.  The news showed customers in a fast food restaurant scarfing down their burgers without taking off the wrappers. Even Mr. Piggie would snorfle his way to the burger first, before eating the wrapper. But no! Have faith in your fellow creatures. The restaurant, […]

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