Jack Beaudoin


Salût! I’m Jack — an ink-stained wretch living and working on a small island in Penobscot Bay. I write essays, articles, stories, and feuilletons to better understand the world and to make meaning as a last-ditch effort against entropy.
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A writer is someone for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people. — Thomas Mann
Please have a look around the site — you can browse my clips, read more about my work or leave me a message.

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Keillor on writing
Mar 8, 2023
“I'm a writer and writing is drudgery, not so different from cleaning hotel rooms. All writing is rewriting and it's never finished. No writer reads his own work with pleasure.” ​
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Hello world
Mar 7, 2023
calm body of water during sunset
Just arrived in Florida to visit my mother. It was snowing in Maine when I flew out of Bangor. Experiencing meteorological disorientation — worth exploring phenomenologically.

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