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A Whale Tale

When I was a little girl my dad worked every summer as a commercial fisherman in Alaska. He’d be gone for three months, and return with a full beard, a few presents, and the extra money we relied on to get through one more year on the salaries of a part time ESL teacher and a home day care provider with two small kids. 781 more words

Traversing Japan

My experience with traveling is a love/hate relationship. But I’d like to share a story from one of the countries I’ve had the longest L/H relationship with to date, Japan. 521 more words


No regrets

I haven’t posted in a while.
The reason is because life and everything else hasn’t been going to well.
I felt like everything was falling and days just went on with tears and tears and it wouldn’t stop. 96 more words

Its Called: My Life

Short-Finned Pilot Whale Washes Up Dead Near Nim Shue Wan, Lantau

It appears that shortly after the first sighting of a short-finned pilot in Hong Kong (see post from January 14th), we now have the first stranding of a dead short-finned pilot whale. 282 more words

Whales & Dolphins

Dead whale found at Seattle dock struck by ship propeller

SEATTLE (AP) — A 32-foot gray whale that turned up dead under the Washington state ferry terminal in downtown Seattle died earlier this week because it was struck by the propeller of a large vessel, according to the initial results of a necropsy completed Saturday. 270 more words

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