“You’re going to Alaska? Oooh, will you see any grizzly bears!?” everyone wanted to know, when I mentioned that I was headed to Juneau in August. That’s because a grizzly bear (or brown bear) seems to be synonymous with Alaska, that massive state so far, far away from those of us living in the lower […]

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  • Kris Koeller - Great shots. Looks like a terrific trip.

  • admin - Thanks, yes it was terrific in every way!

Sometimes extravagant, special places exist in our own backyard. How is it that they fade from our mind after time –(suppressed by the urgent chaos in our daily grind?)–and we forget about them until we revisit to entertain an out-of-town guest. Such was the case when my mother spent a couple weeks with us in […]

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