Four friends, some of them year-rounders, some of them seasonal, were among the first on the Vineyard to be infected by the new coronavirus.

Alexandra Styron

Normally, summer seems the most fleeting of seasons on Martha’s Vineyard. August, in particular, is often almost gone before it begins.

Paul Schneider

On the Vineyard, a spirit of thankfulness has bubbled and gurgled through the past few months like the sourdough starter that everyone seems to suddenly have begun growing in their kitchens.

Paul Schneider

Corona verses.

Steve Ewing

Sometimes getting a fish on the line is beside the point.

Ed Mitchell

Remember trying to adjust to those first, disorienting days of the coronavirus?

Paul Karasik

Epidemics reach through time. So who knows what we will say of COVID-19 in a decade, let alone in four hundred years.

Paul Schneider