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Mushing Memories

“Managing a dogsled, like so many other things in life, was not as easy as it looked. But I had learned how to howl. And the howling was reaffirming that I was alive, that I had a voice, and that

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Waterfalls

Bubbly white trills churning with energy and spilling with life. Iceland has many waterfalls. In my ten-day tour around the rim of the island, we stopped to admire at least one a day. I never tired of them. Here is

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Cows of India

India is a “colorful disorder that was orderly in its own way. I don’t think the cows would have it any other way. The serene or plastered cows set the tone even if it looked like all else was going

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Seashells

Seashells intrigue and charm me. On a quiet morning at the beach, seashells inspire the investigator and mythmaker in me.   Where did I first see you?  What creature did you house?  Have you been to faraway beaches? What secrets

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SD Home Grown

Rapid City in South Dakota has a rich diversity of fossil remains. “Back in the day” could reference anywhere from 500 million to 50 million years ago! Cretaceous marine life existed around 75 million years ago, give or take two

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