I was deep into the Burroughs-ian segment of my “beat” education by the time I began negotiating my first employment contract. It was too late. Burroughs had already embedded the … Continue reading
While speaking with a Fairbanks local today I mentioned that one of my favorite things about this town is that there’s a real sense of community here. She exclaimed incredulously, … Continue reading
A few weeks ago my cousin told me that there had been some thought that maybe I was never supposed to be born. She didn’t put it exactly like that. … Continue reading
A little cubomania to celebrate the solstice.
One of my favorite things about Fairbanks is that it’s a treasure trove of indie businesses and, although shopping here can be challenging at times, there’s a ton of cool … Continue reading
Lorien Nettleton was recently sold for $400. (As part of the 31st annual Talkeetna Bachelor’s Auction. Hear that story here). He also recently interviewed mountain climber Masatoshi Kuriaki “just before … Continue reading
I was following the pack all swallowed in their coats With scarves of red tied ’round their throats To keep their little heads From falling in the snow White Winter … Continue reading
We’re rushing headlong into it now. I feel like a Chilean miner being lowered quickly towards the bottom of a dark chasm. Or like a coin that’s been dropped from … Continue reading