Remembering Jazz DJ and Mentor Eric Jackson
Eric Jackson’s death at 72 hit me hard — not just as a longtime listener from a family of fans, but as someone who knew him personally and guest-hosted his show, Eric in the Evening on WGBH.
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Islanders Are Always Ready to Help at a Moment's Notice
Late Wednesday afternoon, our food outreach coordinator at the First Congregational Church of West Tisbury had two huge pots of pea soup simmering in the Parish Hall.
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Vineyard Steamship Governor Responds to Busy Summer
Through August 2022, 11,406 trips of 11,677 scheduled and available operated on the Vineyard route.
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Hail to the Chef; Helpful Encounter Soothes Body and Soul
Through the years in many musings, I wrote about Martha’s Vineyard, describing what makes it feel unique and magical to me.
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Summer's End
The low profile of the mainland / Across Vineyard Sound / Swims into focus.
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Illumination Night: Oak Bluffs
Just once each year / I can recapture something / Of childhood’s summer-scented magic.
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Back to the Earth, With a Glass of Cabernet Too
There’s a vineyard on the Island that not many people know about.
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Speaking Out Against Gun Violence
Remarks delivered by the author at the nationally broadcast Peoples’ Filibuster for Gun Safety (24-7).
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A Class With Fighting, Dedicated Spirit
Hello friends, family, and faculty, I’m here to represent the only class at the high school that had one full normal year. I’m so grateful to be here today giving this speech.
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Small Town With a World View
Thank you everyone for coming out today. When I was thinking about this speech, I wanted to acknowledge what this community means to all of us.
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