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Policing, Alaska style.

They landed in Kulukak and taxied the float plane to the dock.  The place was still shrouded in what seemed to be its perpetual cloak of mist.  No one was there to greet them, but then Liam hadn’t called to say they were coming.  He had confirmed with Charlene that there was no fishing period…

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reporting in from Storyknife

It turns out that life really is what happens while you’re making other plans. We were all set to welcome our first residents to Storyknife Writers Retreat today, and then…well, you know what happened then. We have canceled residencies for April and May and we’re re-assessing on a month-by-month basis, pretty much like everyone else…

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Hey, UK fans!

[*spoiler alert*: NOT an April Fool’s joke. I wouldn’t do that to you.] Great news from editor Clare Gordon at Head of Zeus, my UK/Commonwealth publishing partner– “No Fixed Line will be a Kindle Monthly Deal on Amazon UK for the entirety of April!” No rush, obvs, because the entirety of April!  Click here. “Fans…

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Enter Jo.

Joan Dunaway was a reporter for the News, and had been one since she and Wy had returned from Europe the year they graduated from the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Wy with a degree in education and Jo with a degree in journalism.  She’d built up a reputation over the years for ferreting out bad…

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Not a terrible way to start your day. (I’m not crying, you’re crying.)

View this post on Instagram We are in this together, we will get through it together. Let’s imagine together. Sing with us ❤ All love to you, from me and my dear friends. #WeAreOne ……. #KristenWiig #JamieDornan @labrinth @james_marsden @sarahkatesilverman @eddiebenjamin @jimmyfallon @natalieportman @zoeisabellakravitz @siamusic @reallyndacarter @amyadams @leslieodomjr @pascalispunk @chrisodowd @hotpatooties #WillFerrell @markruffalo @norahjones @ashleybenson…

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