Monthly Archives: January 2012

Alaska III

June 20, 2008.  It’s on to Denali! Our first sighting of Mt. McKinley, a/k/a, Denali.  We are told how fortunate we are to be able to see the mountain – it, we are told, is usually swaddled in fog or … Continue reading

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Alaska II

June 19, 2008, the first full day on the ground as we began our inland portion of the Alaska cruise.  Everything in this post will be from June 19.  From the Fairbanks Princess Lodge we began with a tour on … Continue reading

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FINALLY!

Tough drive home from the gym today!  Good night last night for our road warriors.  The girl pum’kin pushers beat Little Falls 62-52.  (I’m listening to the replay on KXRA even as we speak.  The Cards shot 12 of 36 … Continue reading

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Alaska

[This was June 18, 2008.  “The cruisers” had just arrived in Fairbanks.  As a geography major, I was delighted to know that I was only 160 miles from the Arctic Circle.  (It was rumored at the time that several members … Continue reading

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Almost 5-In-A-Row

Give me a head with hair, long beautiful hair. Shining, gleaming, streaming, flaxen, waxen. Give me down to there hair, shoulder length or longer Here baby, there, momma, ev’rywhere, daddy, daddy. Hair, hair, hair, hair, hair Hair, hair, hair. Flow … Continue reading

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To Mom

[Always loved this photo of you – your natural jauntiness, your signature bare feet, with a pipe in your mouth at age 18.  Maybe it’s just as well that it was physically abused at the bottom of a family photo … Continue reading

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January 17, 2012:  The Mississippi Valley Delta Devils beat Southern last night in Itta Bena [Mississippi], and I was at Grambling Saturday night, so the 347 D-1’s are complete….now I can turn to solving the world hunger problem. We tried … Continue reading

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