Alaska's People July 14th 2010 The people who inhabit Alaska’s isolated (and even not-so-isolated) locales are uniquely qualified for their independence. Alaskans tend to be fiercely self-reliant, largely a consequence of the recently initiated and still largely unfinished process of settling this state.
There are still homesteaders here. Real homesteaders. Who knew that those kind of people even existed? I know a particula ... read more
North America » United States » Alaska » Soldotna Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
Travels about the World. Updated periodically. The commentary is on adventures and mundanity; it's sometimes informative, sometimes speculative, sometimes spiritual. But no matter how the food is where I'm traveling, I always season the blog with a little bit of satire and sass.... full info