North Sydney, Nova Scotia

Sunset on the way into North Sydney.

JoJo MacNeil jigs at Rollie's Wharf, a restaurant and lounge, during the Thursday night fiddle circle. MacNeil is also a Cape Breton fiddler.

Louis and Mr. Buttons.

A lobstering boat dry docked in the backyard.

Steve is a lobsterman and a native of Nova Scotia, a Mi'kmaq (Micmac).

Graves at a seaside cemetery in Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia.

12-Hour Drive

Leaving Maine About 7 a.m.

I camped out in the parking lot across from the police station in North Sydney, Nova Scotia.