Monthly Archives: June 2014


For my second adventure I chose Ziplining with Alaska Canopy Adventures. Before we go into how this worked out for me, I want to stress that though the day was a disaster, I cannot say enough good things about the … Continue reading

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Adventure Karts!

It’s fun fact about Ketchikan time: tourism is the leading industry in this town, followed by fishing. Downtown is mostly comprised of a few streets that snake around the cruise-ship berths that are lined almost entirely with souvenir and jewelry … Continue reading

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Shootin Shit in the Woods

I was relaxing with a beer by the firepit in the backyard grotto on Saturday night, chitchatting with a neighbor I just met- a young man named Rowan who lives in a house with a few other young men, just … Continue reading

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A Year After Gezi

On the 28th or the 29th of May last year, I was smoking on the balcony with Z, in a break between classes. He started telling me about how out of control the original Gezi park protest had gotten, and … Continue reading

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