February 11, 2013
Fish or cut bait: to decide one way or another.
Over the past few years, the small island community of North Haven, Maine, has seen a surge of twenty and thirty-somethings among the local population. Many are transplants who did not grow up on the island and are eager to try their hand at an alternative lifestyle. While they search to find their place in the community each will have to decide: fish or cut bait? Will North Haven become home?
This piece was produced at the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies in Portland, Maine.
Kimmee Poole is a recent graduate of the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies in Portland, Maine. She is a freelance writer, photographer, and documentary storyteller as well as an avid reader. Kimmee currently resides in Spring Arbor, Michigan.