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It Must Be Spring

The Gloucester Gig Rowers enjoying a cruise around Smiths Cove this beautiful morning with Gannet and Annie B. The Gloucester Gig Rowers started in 1985, when a group of Cape Ann women approached boat builder Larry Dahlmer and asked him … Continue reading

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Another Stormy Day on Smiths Cove

He didn’t get very far, but Gordon Baird was out there! E.J. Lefavour

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So Who Is the Mystery Winter Sailor?

I haven’t been able to catch him facing in my direction while out on his daily sails in the arctic wind and cold around Smiths Cove.  Some believe it is Gordon Baird.  Inquiring minds want to know.  Is this Gordon … Continue reading

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A little dash of red brightens any scene

That is one determined sailor.  He has been out there even on the most frigid days to brighten up Smiths Cove, along with Mysis, the tug, fish shack, and whatever that other red thing is by the house boat. E.J. … Continue reading

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A Badelynge of Buffleheads

OK technically it is a raft or paddling of buffleheads since they are in the water, but I just couldn’t pass up using badelynge (pronounced bad-ling), which refers a group of ducks on land.  Buffleheads are my favorite little sea … Continue reading

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This Doesn’t Shuck

The view outside my window.  What did I ever do to deserve this – and to have such great neighbors, friends and amazing community to live in!  I am truly blessed, as are we all who live here. E.J. Lefavour

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Olive Kitteridge Filming in East Gloucester

Olive Kitteridge, the HBO miniseries, was filming at the North Shore Art Association yesterday. Olive Kitteridge, the book, is a collection of short stories written by Elizabeth Stout, and is set in the town of Crosby, Maine. Olive Kitteridge was … Continue reading

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Lifting Fog Over Rocky Neck

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Motley Crew at Smiths Cove

Waiting for the Capt. to arrive. E.J. Lefavour  

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North Shore Art Association and Smith’s Cove

Snapping photos of the Cove on a morning walk and turned to leave to find the sun rising over the North Shore Art Association. Love my hood!

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Living in a Whistler Painting

Smith’s Cove in the fog last night reminded me of Whistler’s Nocturne series. Although British-based, Whistler was born in Lowell, Massachusetts.

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East Gloucester After Blizzicane Nemo

Daybreak in the Hood   East Gloucester Blizzard of 2013

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Chasing Rainbows (and Storm Clouds)

The beautiful double rainbow that Bill and Paul captured late Saturday afternoon had faded, but I did see this on my way home. Rainbow over Bass Rocks The sky was so gorgeous I next stopped at Smith’s Cove to catch … Continue reading

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Tree Girl

Tree Girl was really busting her hump out there. I wonder if she took note of how gorgeous her surroundings were right then or if she was solely focused on getting done the task at hand. Tree Girl, originally uploaded … Continue reading

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