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1232-Poetry – Anchorage, AK

I was walking across the main park in down town Anchorage when this “street looking” person came up to me. I thought he was going to ask for money and was ready to blow him off. He did not. He [...]

July 19, 2015 Alaska, Interesting Stuff

1231-Destruction – Anchorage, AK

Only in Alaska. [...]

July 19, 2015 Alaska, Interesting Stuff

1227-Dead Sea Otter – Homer, AK

I was walking along the tip of the Homer Spit when I noticed several people hovering over what seemed like a body on the edge of the water. Of course I went to check it out. It was a bad [...]

July 19, 2015 Alaska, Interesting Stuff

1224-Stillpoint Lodge – Halibut Cove, AK

Janine’s experience in the travel industry brought us the opportunity to visit Stillpoint Lodge in Halibut Cove, AK. I had heard of Halibut Cove for all of the years I lived in Alaska, but never had the chance to visit. [...]

July 19, 2015 Alaska, Interesting Stuff

1223-Boat – Halibut Cove, AK

Stillpoint lodge recently purchased one of the most amazing boats on which I have been. It’s a twenty five person all aluminum landing craft that was formerly used in the oil industry in the Bering Sea and Prudhoe Bay. It’s [...]

July 19, 2015 Alaska, Interesting Stuff

1220-Yoga – Halibut Cove, AK

Our guide Lucas is also a yoga instructor at the lodge so he and Janine had a lot in common to talk about on the hike. We arrived at the glacier so I suggested they do some “show-off yoga.” It [...]

July 19, 2015 Alaska, Interesting Stuff

1115-Instant Karma

Karma is a principle of causality in many Asian religions that maintains for every act done, no matter how insignificant, it will eventually return to the doer with equal or greater impact. Good will be returned with good and evil [...]

August 24, 2014 Interesting Stuff

1036-Wild Kingdom – Anchorage, AK

My former Anchorage, AK neighbor Mike Baker was recanting the story of the bear that tried to attack me in my own driveway. He has little kids so they have enjoyed the story many times. The photos I took have [...]

December 15, 2013 Interesting Stuff

1034-My Cali Car

I finally did the deed today and changed out my Alaska license plates for my new California plates. I said a sad goodbye to them and will display them in my office along with my oosik. This is the same [...]

November 23, 2013 Interesting Stuff

1020-Totem Poles

I had four hours in Sitka so I headed for Totem Park. This was a small exhibit of some of the artistry of the Native carvers but a wonderful experience to see large totems in their natural setting. The tall [...]

November 8, 2013 Interesting Stuff