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'The mountain is massive, the mountain is mist'

Acclaimed local author Stuart Archer Cohen wasn't referring to himself or writing when he described Juneau as an incubator of world-class talent - although with three novels (soon to be four) translated into more than 10 different languages, he very well could've been."Endless opportunity to practice here," said Cohen, who was in fact talking about snow sports. "Not this winter, but usually."
Faceblech diary, and I won't help you harvest your digital kale.? "Slack Tide" appears every second and fourth Sunday of the month in Neighbors. You can check out his Facebook page at
Slack Tide: Save some daylight for me

When it comes to government matters - especially at the state level - I'm not what you'd call "politically informed." I'm more like "politically-informed informed." I know I can inform myself about politics; I just usually skip right to the sports.
Fourth annual theater 'Miracle' held this weekend

...sweaty-palm-inducing flashback to college for some, but for Geoff Kirsch, one of four writers participating in this year's...writer-director teams for this year's miracle are: Geoff Kirsch and Mike Levine; Eric Caldwell and Kathleen Harper...
Folk Fest bar music, dances, workshops and other events

...30 a.m.-12 p.m., Sheffield Ballroom #1. Featuring: Robin Hopper, Katie Henry, Rod Crist, Geoff Kirsch. With emcee Geoff Kirsch and sound by John Lasky.? 4th annual Liars & Fiddler consort, 1-3 p.m., Juneau Public Library...
Spring cleaning in Juneau is not for the faint of heart least like to have my own City & Borough. So, please, log on, spread the word and become part of "CBGZK." Geoff Kirsch is a writer in Juneau. Visit his Web site at
Slack Tide: A pot primer for the newly legal

It's been a week and a half since marijuana legalization in Alaska, and so far no zombie apocalypse. Not that we're out of the weeds yet. After all, pot zombies take notoriously long to motivate.
Slack Tide: A marriage based on intercourse

I've been living with the same woman for nearly 15 years now - more than 70 percent of my adult life - and if pressed to identify the key to our domestic bliss, I'd sum it up in one word: intercourse. Ahem. VERBAL intercourse. Look it up.
Christopher, Sullivan bring complexity to famous comedy

The oddest thing about Perseverance Theatre's revival of Neil Simon's classic "The Odd Couple": it's really not very "odd" at all.
Letter from the Editor of Capital City Weekly

...freelance articles by former CCW staff Katie Spielberger and Richard Radford, and longtime Empire/CCW contributor Geoff Kirsch, among others.Also coming up: Alaska Native Languages professor Xh'unei Lance Twitchell and a group of his students...
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