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The final stop on our cruise was Ketchikan. Ketchikan is the 5th biggest city in Alaska with around 8,000 people. Ketchikan is the salmon capital of the world. 91 more words


Skidegate Pole

This is Bill Reid’s Skidegate Pole that he carved in 1976 for the village of Skidegate, Haida Gwaii.

It stood until a couple of years ago when it was taken down for safety reasons. 51 more words


Road trip to Tulsa

My daughter, Christena, had to go to court in Tulsa for workman’s comp.  So I rode with them( her and her husband, Patrick), anything to get me out of this metal rectangle that I live in. 543 more words


Haida Heritage Centre

In the lobby of the Haida Heritage Center in Skidegate.

The film colours really work well in this instance. 12 more words


Can you see anything in it?

The above image, with its location icon, is just a small portion of a large mural by Jimmy Chiale. 110 more words

Graffiti And Street Art


Totem pole bottom

Weighed down by crows and warriors

View never changes

Lofty intentions

Brought low by circumstances

Hardly moving up

Change doesn’t come

He remains the same old wolf

Underneath it all