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Aug 2, 2009

Check out http://www.themudflats.net/2009/08/02/ethicsgate-see-the-shocking-video-alaska-bloggers-tried-to-take-down/

 

A Fabulous Sunday Morning parable from one of Alaska's foremost speakers-of-truth-to-power...and great fun too!

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Posted: Aug 2, 2009 8:02am
Jul 28, 2009

Check out http://palingates.blogspot.com/2009/07/sarah-palin-god-sarah-palin.html

Another painfully hilarious take on Alaska's contribution to tabloid politics. What if God were to quit mid-term?

 

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Posted: Jul 28, 2009 7:52am
Jun 15, 2009

Check out http://www.huffingtonpost.com/shannyn-moore/top-10-reasons-sarah-pali_b_215468.html

Sarah Palin repeatedly proves herself to be an Alaskan-sized vacuity of leadership, ethical conduct, and responsible parenthood.

While this Palin-generated tabloid brouhaha is before you, she is cuddling up with Exxon and pimping Alaska and Alaskans to another round of rapine and resource plunder.

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Posted: Jun 15, 2009 10:41am
Sep 30, 2007

Check out http://www.adn.com/news/alaska/wildlife/bears/story/9343962p-9258417c.html

I LOVE living here in Alaska! Where else might one be able to witness such wonders?
Our dog, Poochie, (pictured) also demonstrates this behavior with the salmon that swim up the creek bordering our land in Kasaan.  He delivers them to his pals in the neighborhood.
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Posted: Sep 30, 2007 9:52am
Sep 29, 2007
Dear Friends,
I think today I need to take a wee break from the heartbreaking human misery engendered by hate and war and simply offer to you all a sort of rose... a autumn poem...distinctly Alaskan.  I hope it pleases you...


Some Time Before Sunset


All morning I have walked the banks
Of the salt marsh welcoming the lamentations
In a quiet way, sotto voce greetings
To testaments of another autumn turning
From swan feathers to early October snow. 

Days hence will find them farther south.
These aromatic waters will skin over
With a burgeoning patina of ice and
Silence will prepare the whole of us
For the advent of darkness that endures Until March.

Welcome too will be that silence
And its dark partner backlighting aurora borealis.
Winter is a season to reflect upon the generations
Of trumpeter swans these brush-lined banks have known,
Of the seasons comprising this generation that knows me. 

Yesterday is but an imagination,
An imperfect memory, and tomorrow never comes.
There is only this frosty morning and these rarities
Replenishing their strength for further journeys.  There is
Little before me but desire to endure the dark.    



©Michael S. Queen, all rights reserved
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