reporting in from Storyknife

On Saturday, May 4, 2019, after a fifteen-year gestation and following a three-year capital construction fund-raising campaign, we broke ground on Storyknife, a retreat for women writers in Homer, Alaska. Here’s what I said that day, and here is our website for more information.   Today’s video is of Patrice Krant displaying the quilt she is making to hang…

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A sort-of sonnet to fall.

Alaskan Autumn The hoses are drained and coiled away Deck chairs stored, the red one faded to pink Window screens off but the one I forgot Garden tools washed and oiled in the sink This year’s catch steaked, filleted and vacuum packed Last year’s salmon in brine for pickling Rhubarb, strawberries in the freezer stacked…

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No matter how minute the detail (three leaky tubes of adhesive) it always goes somewhere (the disabling of an enemy ship and the complete rout of an entire barbarian horde).

Read more of my Goodreads reviews here. The 22nd Kate Shugak novel, coming January 9, 2020. Click here to pre-order a signed copy of the hardcover edition.

Read more No matter how minute the detail (three leaky tubes of adhesive) it always goes somewhere (the disabling of an enemy ship and the complete rout of an entire barbarian horde).

reporting in from Storyknife

On Saturday, May 4, 2019, after a fifteen-year gestation and following a three-year capital construction fund-raising campaign, we broke ground on Storyknife, a retreat for women writers in Homer, Alaska. Here’s what I said that day, and here is our website for more information. Today’s video is of Scott introducing us to cabinets and flooring (already!) in Carol, which…

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