Buzzard’s Bay

Driving up Route 28 headed to the home of some family friends that lived on an asterisk of land called Scraggy Point (on Scraggy Point Road, no less), we would pass a sign that pointed to the Barnstable Correctional Facility near Pocasset and my father would say “It’s right down there, son. It’s waiting for […]

Evening on Nantucket Sound

Muskaget Island isn’t much of an island, it’s more of a sandbar that has a groady little airstrip on it. I’m not sure what it’s like there now, but in my youth no one could build on it for its ever shifting sands and occasional flooding high tides. It stands off the western point of […]