What Russia Left Behind

America purchased Alaska from Russia in 1867. Even though their occupation ended exactly 150 years ago (thanks Secretary of State … More

A Walking Tale

I like to walk these days. Port Heiden has fostered incredible enthusiasm for such a simple act. But it took … More

Catalysts & Preludes

My time in Nightmute has passed, though the project is now well underway. The children in that fine community of almost … More