Landing Runway 15
The temperature was right at freezing so the light jacket I had stashed in my camera gear comes in handy getting the luggage into my rides car. The roads are mostly clear of ice but on my first morning home it snows a little so riding to koffee on two wheels is not going to happen.
Spring always comes slowly to the north. One day it’s cloudy and frozen, and the next is sunshine, and it’s almost 50!
Birch Trees and Electra Glides At The New Picnic Area In BirdAlaska politics haven’t changed much since I have been outside. The koch brother’s refinery in North Pole is leaking ,and barely able to make a profit but fortunately Our oil company employee/governor and most of the oil company employee/republican legislators are working overtime to give the brothers more of Alaska’s future.
The despondent followers of fred phelps in a valiant attempt to carry on freds mission of hate, ignorance and fear have threatened the Alaska Native Heritage Center with pickets because they suspect Pagan Idols are being worshiped at the center.
John Hoover's 1998 Iron Sculpture Of Raven The Creator Located At The Front Door Of The Alaska Native Heritage Center
They also threatened to picket the Anchorage mega church, change point because apparently they are not up to westboro baptist standards of hate. Fortunately for Anchorage, our original mega church Anchorage baptist temple, run by our local homophobic purveyor of hate and fear jerry prevo is up to westboro standards and has not been threatened with pickets. Nice to know that real hate and ignorance is still for sale just down the street.
Personally if I had to pick a creation myth I would go with Raven. Time wise raven has been around a lot longer than the christian god, or islam, and how else can you explain Cormorant not having a voice, or how the stars got where they are?But Shooting cupcakes
Benefits for birds
Puppies that want a home
Turnigan Pass This Afternoon
That’s what being home has been like…….