On Writing: Commas, history and William Strunk

...but for now, here's the interesting part about this commas-for-pauses business, at least for grammar geeks like me. Surfing online a few years ago, I discovered the online text of a late nineteenth-century grammar manual. You can't imagine my...
Off the Beaten Path: Berrymania

...Fish Creek Road to Eaglecrest Ski Area in a heavy silence. We were torn over whether the evening would have been better spent surfing Netflix and taking turns making melodramatic soliloquies about rain, darkness, sorrow and pain. The thought of filling our...
Surfing, learning, loving the world

...but for some travelers - there is couch surfing. And for Juneau travelers, who spend...state, the same option exists. Couch surfing - or CS - is...strange or worry about the dangers of couch surfing, but the community is designed in such...
'Car surfing' suspected in Fairbanks man's death

...a rural road had apparently been "car surfing" on the hood of a speeding truck. The...Retynski suddenly announced he wanted to go "surfing" and climbed out of the truck as it continued...thinking, 'This is going to hurt.'" Car surfing was popularized in movies such as "Teen...
Fairbanks woman indicted in 'car surfing' death

...manslaughter for her role in the car-surfing death of a Fairbanks man. District Attorney...Randolph has yet to retain an attorney. Car surfing is when a person stands on the hood of...mph, Retynski declared he wanted to go surfing and climbed out. Randolph struggled to...
Photo: Bouldering in Chile

...Trip South enjoyed a little rock climbing in Valparaiso, Chile last month. The group said they've also been enjoying some surfing, as well. "We finally made it back to the Pacific in December, after having been gone from the ocean for more than four...
Ravens: Smarter than you think

...the stories in "Gifts of the Crow" show a creature that knows the meaning of fun. In one story, ravens were observed surfing gusts of wind with thin strips of bark clutched in their talons. In another, they went sledding down snow-covered rooftops...
Surfing Yakutat

...I never imagined that my first time surfing I would be more concerned about being...buddy Kevin told me he was planning a surfing trip to Yakutat at the beginning of the...about four days of trial-and-error surfing in Alaska. But even better than the quality...
Thank you, Aurora Projekt!

Two members of the A Trip South crew wrap up a surfing session at Playa Gigante, in Nicaragua last month. "Since Aurora Projekt has hooked us up with the surfing fund, this photo goes out to Scotty and the Aurora Projekt crew," Kanaan Bausler...
Know the Snow: The Sidecountry

A few months ago I was surfing the internet looking for skis and jackets for the upcoming season. To my surprise, I discovered a new type of activity - sidecountry...


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