Under a blue cloud-ruffled sky, Dense trees along the banks, And a fellow with a red bandana Sitting in a small, green Flat-bottom boat Holding the thin whip of a pole. —Billy Collins
The town is one step closer to taking stewardship of the Gay Head Light, with the Department of the Interior approving its application to take possession of the endangered lighthouse. The project will cost about $3 million and will take place sometime next year.


Martha's Vineyard News

Nature Conservancy

On that Thursday although I knew that the bonito were off Cape Pogue, the north wind in the early morning made it too rough for my boat, a 14-foot aluminum skiff. So I decided to hit the surf.