Monthly Archives: August 2011

Day 1; On the Road

The trip has started; he’s off the reservation. What trip is this? This is the trip where I go places on a bike. My year of service through, I’m now on a little expedition. A few months ago I saw … Continue reading

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Sundays with Spike

Earlier in the year, I put a deer’s life to an end. For many reasons, I will not tell that story here, but promise to do so when the statute of limitations on that has run out. An almost equally … Continue reading

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I’m From Virginia; Demolition Derby

I signed up for this year for a change of scenery. I grew up in Northern Virginia and went to college just a few hours from home. Though grateful for my life there, I’d always had that young person’s agitation … Continue reading

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The Sweat

On the reservation, I’ve had the chance to participate in some Native activates, most regularly the sweat. Once a week or so, I go over to the East Side HUD’s to a large covered shed that houses an adobe sweat … Continue reading

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Outhouse Races

I’ve been a real loaf. And what’s worse, I’ve taken up some of the internet’s precious space with yet another well-intentioned but  abandoned blog. I apologize. I have two or so weeks left in Omak and to make amends will … Continue reading

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