Last Morning in the Last Frontier

Ironically, I woke up gently on our last day. I was still tired, but I wasn't as groggy as I had been for the past week. I think it was somewhat from the dread of leaving. I spent a solid ten minutes awake but with my eyes shut, covers pulled up just below my chin. … Continue reading Last Morning in the Last Frontier

The Last Frontier

In 2016, my friend/co-worker/roommate went to Alaska for a work trip. She spent ten days tagging along with one of our remote co-workers who resides there, exploring small towns and big, empty expanses, and came back brimming with awe and a newfound passion for the wild, largely uninhabited 49th state. In March of this year, … Continue reading The Last Frontier