Thursday April 24th 2014

5 Questions With...

Jed Rathband


How did you get here?

I got to Maine via San Francisco, had family living here, wanted a change. I've been here 9 years.

Describe your Maine in three words:

Tight, real, right

If you had just 24 hours left in Maine, what would you do?

I would enjoy the company of a few friends and family holed-up in a cabin in Baxter Park (preferably in January).

Is there anything about Maine you’d change?

The cottage industry known as Maine - it reeks of a false sense of confidence, like someone who talks about themselves all the time...

What makes a true Mainer?

Realizing that living life on a smaller scale doesn't mean depriving yourself of anything.