the last day of january
its the 31st of january. i need to write more into this blog, post more pictures, tell more stories. that’s what i will do. today, the weather is not cooperating with my saturday plans. i wanted to go for caribou today, but its too doggone cold! its -11F and -36F with windchill. its 1:20pm and i just got off the phone with my buddy ess. we might go out today after all! ess and i have...
People respect you for what you build, not what you destroy– Barack H. Obama
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saima is leaving to ankritz tomorrow. then she leaves to hawaii on friday. lucky girl. i miss home. i miss my son. i find it very weird to live somewhere where its almost like home but very different. i miss my soul food, especially suluunaqs. suluunaqs are salted fish heads. they taste the best warmed and in the morning. i think i’d feel more at home if we shared the same food. i...
new beginnings, new start
i like the new year. its a time when i can tell myself that its time to start over and take things from the beginning. clean the slate and take a new start. what am i planning to do this year? what am i going to focus on? for one, i’ll be looking out for my health and focus on keeping my health in check. get my eyes checked, get some dental work done, and try to do some pushups and...
-39 F windchill
dude, its friggin cold in kotzebue! at work, my car had some trouble starting from sitting still for the morning hours. i had to give it some gas for the engine to turn on. i don’t how the rest of ak is doing, but we’re starting out cold in this new year. keep warm. wear wool. plug in your vehicle.