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Dog owners are often their own worst enemies.  There I said it.

I find their lack of control and self-centered lack of concern to be extremely irritating.   141 more words


Problem solving: The General Algorithm

Tai Chi, among other things, is a kind of problem solving.  We might even say it is a primal type of problem solving.  After all, it is about preserving life in the presence of danger.  449 more words

Romano Skypes with Students

This Summer 2015 Romano and his sidekick, Karen, continue to Skype about dog mushing with schools and libraries across the globe.

Karen Land

Ice Castle and Long John Jamboree

Spring is in the air around here – suddenly the air is filled with bird song, the frogs are waking up from their long winters sleep, and the lake ice is melting.  399 more words

North Of 60

Grandview Roadhouse

Nellie Neal Lawing, familiar to Alaskans as the peerless “Alaska Nellie, arrived in Seward on July 3, 1915, just as construction of the Alaska Railroad was getting underway, Nellie wrote in her autobiography, … 1,077 more words


A Sair Yin

18 April 2015   3.00 PM     52 F   Overcast

Usually about this time of year, I sit back and reflect on how our season went, how much fun we had and whether we got close to the goals that were set all those months ago. 1,443 more words