In the dog days of summer as muslin curls on its own heat And crickets cry in the black walnut tree The wind lifts up my life And sets it some distance from where it was. —Meena Alexander
A superior court judge heard arguments Tuesday afternoon on both sides of a dispute between the Martha’s Vineyard Airport Commission and the county. The hearing saw spirited debate about the legal independence of the airport and also whether the dispute belonged in court in the first place.

Charles Morgan

Sign Up For Our Free Notebook

News sent to your inbox twice a week.

Nature Conservancy


The following two essays were written in Nancy Aronie’s Writing From the Heart workshop by two women attending Camp Jabberwocky.