On Screen: A haunting, dazzling, must-see ‘Resurrection’

At the beginning of "This is Not a Burial, It’s a Resurrection," two unthinkable catastrophes are about to be revealed to Mantoa (Mary Twyla...

Snatching at truth: Mosart 212, Myles Bullen are ‘Looking for a Body’

Irony has been dying or dead a good 20 years, but it’s only recently that earnestness seems to have become cool. As alcohol and...

Leftovers: Survivors rise above to bury hate

They’re called Bui-Doi The dust of life Conceived in Hell And born in strife They are the living reminder We can’t forget Must not forget That they are all our children,...

Cabin fever: Off-the-grid inspiration for planning your Maine summer getaway

Spring retreats. Summer getaways. Off-the-grid cabins and lakeside camps where we can fall asleep to the spectral calls of local loons and wake up...

Leftovers: Be prepared, have a cookie

With each passing year, boxes of Girl Scout Cookies grow lighter in our hands and heavier on our wallets. The boxes are either smaller,...

Letter from Aroostook: First Mile is worth a drive

U.S. Route 1 runs south from Fort Kent at the top of Aroostook County, along the East Coast to Key West, Florida. At that...
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Music: The Sole of America

With all the pandemic-year lookbacks, so much of the focus is on the financial impact on the music industry. No shows. No revenue. No...

Art Seen: Elders of the clan

While it sometimes seems as though the current Portland art scene is a young person’s domain – an incubator for emerging artists and experimental art...

Into the Wild: Environmental lessons from the pandemic

After more than a year trapped in this nightmare pandemic, we’re all looking to get back to something like our previous lives. But before...

Theater: Give in to the ‘Undertow’

'Memory is a funny thing,” are the first words we hear from Tony Baxter (Tony Aidan Vo) in the serialized audio thriller "Dark Tome:...