As the Story49 producer, Kristin’s job is to give Western Alaska a chance to tell their stories. Here, she writes an open letter to you about the power of sharing what you’ve lived.
“What is this year going to mean?” volunteer Jenn asks. “Who are we going to be next year when the days start to grow longer again, when the icy, liquid-metal sea melts back to blue?”
“To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what they have already achieved, but what they aspire to.” -Khalil Gibran
“All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree. All these aspirations are directed toward ennobling Man’s life, lifting it from the sphere of…