Alaska Science Forum: Digging up Augustine's top-heavy legacy

...the air became black ... and it began to thunder."That writer indicated something happened in 1883 that didn't in 2006: part...tsunami might not wet anything.? Ned Rozell is a science writer for the Geophysical Institute. Since the late 1970s, the University...
Off the Beaten Path: The Tongass Zone

...itched a few barnacles and walked out to the road. On the drive home I successfully fought the urge to pick up coffee creamer.? Bjorn Dihle is a freelance writer based out of Juneau. He can be reached at
Upcoming 49 Writers events

State-wide literary group 49 Writers has planned several upcoming events in Juneau.On Tuesday, Jan. 27, 49 Writers' new executive director, Morgan Grey...m. the group will hold their 49 Writers Members Only Writing Group Meeting...
Today In Sports History for Thursday, Jan. 29

1950 - In an Associated Press poll of sports writers and broadcasters, Jack Dempsey is voted the greatest fighter of the past 50 years. Dempsey received 251 votes to 104 for Joe...
Poems in Place opens submission period Feb. 1

...the Book, Alaska State Parks, and a committee of poets and writers, will open the submission period for this year's contest...Poems in Place seeks original poems submitted by Alaskan writers as well as poems written by Alaskan poets and nominated by...
Writers' Weir: A poem by Bill Merk

With Spring Sunrise comes early;Sunsets linger over Spring's green fingersUnfolding new from the heart of winter's fist.Siskins and cross beaks, finches,Drop through holes in blue/grey sky,Their songs spilling like marblesAcross the hardwood glaze of a newly-polished floor.Like coming up from undersea, this feeling,The sense of having risen to a waiting beach,Your body stretching out the cramps of heavy sleep;A lake of darkness drainingExposes the bones of memory, gratitude, and lust.
Equinox Project seeks young Alaskan writers from around the state

...represented.Stories should focus on the Spring Equinox - about the change from winter to spring, and about changes in the writers' lives, communities, and even our planet. Part of the purpose of the project is to create "an important and lasting document...
A big night in the arts

...Klass' husband is the writer Frank Soos, who will be named Writer Laureate at Thursday's...for Young Artists & Writers, conducted in 2010...Guttu. Alaska State Writer Laureate? Frank Soos...Lights: Artists and Writers on the Alaskan Landscape...
Lynch at Media Day: 'I'm here so I don't get fined'

...Shawn Johnson and stopped to pick up a reporter's recorder off the floor before he walked away.The Professional Football Writers of America was talking to the league about the session and Lynch had been apprised of a potential fine. He is also required...
Belichick, Beast talk but say little at Media Day

...thing he was right about the fine thing. The Pro Football Writers Association is talking to the league about what happened and...interviewing football players," observed the legendary sports writer, Art Spander, now covering his 39th Super Bowl.And reporters...


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