You Brought Me to Sea and Taught Me to See

One month ago, I graduated from college. With Princeton in the past, I have the future before me. But first, I’ve come home. Home. To the country roads that raised me. To the town that brought me to sea and taught me to see. In wonder, I wander the landscape of my youth. Staircases to…

The Spirits of Greenport

The ‘citiots’ are coming. Having spotted a herd of fanny packs on the horizon, I sent a fistful of golden chocolate doubloons raining down on the throng of incoming tourists. Beside me, my classmate, Dory—named, ironically enough, after the fishing boat—bellowed “Ahoy, matey!” in a quasi-pirate accent. Adjusting the feathers on my skull-and-crossbones cap, I…