Kristin remembers her first Google impressions of Nome and reflects on how this town continually surprises her.
Francesca reflects on what it means to belong to a community — and the difficult decision to leave it.
Caitlin enjoys the last bits of snow trying out a new sport
After a trip to Kotzebue, volunteer Jenn says, “Returning to Nome is always my favorite part, as if each trip outward draws me closer inward.”
Courtney wonders where the time has gone, as she reflects on what has ended already, and what is just beginning.
When you live in Alaska, does your own personal growth and change mimic the changes around you? Kristin seems to think so.
Francesca reflects on the changing of yet another season.
Caitlin welcomes back the spring sun with open arms
“It doesn’t happen all at once,” said the Skin Horse. “You become. It takes a long time.”
Jenn muses on the great journey of “becoming” as spring springs in a slushy Nome.
Courtney talks about the work at the station and in the community that is keeping her busy this month.