Breaking into My Own Cabin

Week Four I chose the worst possible day to lock myself out of my little shack. Half of the people in Boxtown are gone to either Valdez or Anchorage, including my roommate, leaving me all alone in my struggle on the first cold and dreary day after a week of 90-degree weather. But their absence…

A Work Trip to Kendesnii

Week Three I’ve had an especially hard time finding access to Internet this week, so I apologize for it taking me so long to get another post out there. All of last week I was in Kendesnii with my YCC kids, the Head of Maintenance, Wayne, and his wife, Barb. Our main objective was to…

Recreating Top Gun

Week Two The past week went by so fast that I hardly know where to begin. I’ve been doing quite a bit of organizing to prepare for the trip to Kendesnii tomorrow. Countless hours of purchasing food, sorting tents, labeling equipment, and planning a work schedule meant I spent a lot of time running errands…

Moving Into Boxtown

Week One I’ve never kept a blog before so this is something new for me, but since I’m in Alaska I figured this is the best way to keep family and friends informed about what I’m doing. I only have Internet at most once a week so there will only be a few posts but…