Also check out my photos from Cordova. Even though I haven’t been able to determine whether the small town of Cordova, Alaska really wants to have its song sung or not, I’d thought I’d chime in anyway as I’ve had quite a few firsts here. Just yesterday I was sitting at the kitchen table over […]
If you just found this here’s Part 1 There is a certain camaraderie that exists amongst folks when they live on the fringes of the map, a bit of a good neighbor policy for sparsely populated regions. The most surprising aspects are its tolerance, bipartisanship and an overall good-natured spirit. As I was reminded yesterday […]
I’ve always liked the statement “I’m not laughing at you – I’m laughing with you.” It’s the only thing that crosses my mind when I think of all the others out there who had the bright idea to proudly drive their Volkswagen buses up or down the Alaska Highway. And proud you should be this […]
For all the guff I got about wanting a particular breed of dog I’m thankful that I did not give in and stuck to my guns. Australian Shepherds are pretty much invincible. Pablo can handle temperatures with a variance of at least 140 degrees without batting a frosty eyelash. What a guy.
Question: What do geologists in Alaska do for fun? Answer: Light methane seeps on fire. See Photograph: