Monthly Archives: August 2008

Liesl 19 Sometimes one admires from afar, and then suddenly the opportunity arrives to admire in person. Such was yesterday. A local model, Judy, had invited another model who posts as “Unbearable Lightness” on Women of Avalon, to work in … Continue reading

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Glaciers

Allison & Jesse 5 We have been told that retreating glaciers are a harbinger of global warming. You can’t depend on generalities, however. We were in Glacier Bay and Tracy Arm during the Inside Passage cruise, and saw glaciers in … Continue reading

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Art Shows

Nikki Lynn I am still far too reticent in terms of submitting work for juried shows. Friend Dave submits to many more than I, and he has the high-end national clientele to show for it. For him it’s been an … Continue reading

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Another Alaska Story

Kenzie and the Chair 24 As we stood on an overlook viewing the Sheridan Glacier, the leader of our rafting trip to the Sheridan River told us about the glaciers near Cordova in Prince William Sound, named Sheridan, Sherman, and … Continue reading

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Back to Normal

Brooke Rotates 13 You’ll read more about Alaska in posts to come, but today I’m sort of returning to normal with reference to a good NY Times article about a Florida teacher confronting the challenges of teaching evolution to children … Continue reading

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Wilderness vs. wilderness

Leah 34 First and most importantly, my Alaska photos are online here. As you will see, it was quite the two weeks. A comment before getting to the meat of “wilderness”: Ketchikan, our point of departure from Alaska, receives on … Continue reading

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Storytellers

Donna Touches 8 We are all of us storytellers. It would seem to be part of the human condition. Some people come to it more quickly than others. Some, like friend Dave, are more gifted than others. I myself have … Continue reading

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Off to Alaska

Brynna 3 So, now I can disclose what has been mysterious about my abbreviated posts these past two weeks: I’ve been mostly out of touch Internet-wise on back-to-back small-boat cruises in Alaska. As this is posted, I’m likely still in … Continue reading

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Nikki 26 See you tomorrow (so to speak)! Enjoy the pic: Nikki from our first session. She was a bit hesitant, but did she ever have a wild haircut (barely discernible here).

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Dancing in Place 23 I now expect to be able to resume substantive posts on Sunday. Enjoy the pic: Samantha from our very first session. It was nearly 100% monochrome in moody natural light.

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