Practice!

I was out working in the shed when I looked out and saw the Alaska Marine Highway passing in front of the house. This would have been the 2nd time in 25 years that I saw the ferry near the mouth of Silver Bay. I watched them off and on and noticed that they were […]

Straight Ahead

It was time for us to start getting ready to return to the rural community of Selawik, Alaska to teach another year in the arctic. We put the truck on the ferry and traveled to Juneau to do the last of our shopping. You could mail 70 lbs for $15, it was a great deal. […]