Essays

The Mystery Guests

A tussle over the farmer’s market’s last rabbit leads to a dinner invitation — and mounting anxiety over who’s coming to supper. By Sharon…

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Island Idyll

My grandparents’ cabin taught me to appreciate what is simple, sturdy, and beautiful. BY: ELIZABETH TIBBETTS When my grandmother was a young bride picnicking…

Complementary Love

A conversation about smelts brings a wife and husband closer together. BY: MARTHA WHITE PHOTOGRAPHY BY: JENNIFER BAUM My husband builds boats, while I…