Category Archives: Random Rambles

Good Things are growing at Dew Claw

“In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy.” William Blake In the spring we spend a great deal of time thinking about what went well and what went not so well with the past season. Spring is a … Continue reading

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What a Drag it is Getting Old

Well I don’t actually like the Rolling Stones, hence the Liz Phair cover. And the tag line is really the only part of the entire song that fits our situation, and yet for some reason… I can not get that … Continue reading

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A River Runs Through It…

“Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it. The river was cut by the world’s great flood and runs over rocks from the basement of time.” ― Norman Maclean, A River Runs Through It   “No … Continue reading

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A Sense of Place

Fall is such a busy time in Alaska. Last chance to finish the summer projects, moose hunting season, berries to be gathered, dogs start training. I have always found the fall to be a manic & satisfying time; with the … Continue reading

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Rainy Pass ~ to remember & do better

This post has taken some time, mostly because it is both important and thought-provoking. This is my tribute to a young man named Jerry, who touched the lives of many, including my friends Lou and Fran.  Sadly he is no … Continue reading

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Some Nights ~ Eskimo Style & Musher Style

Recently the kids from Shaktoolik made this great video for the FUN song “Some Nights”. I really enjoyed it for two reasons. First I am really loving the song right now, blasting it in the truck singing along to my … Continue reading

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