Check out these utterly stupendous images by Camille Seaman -- the one from Svalbard looks like a whale starting to breach: http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/07/11/icebergs-frozen-in-time-by-portraitist/?hp
(NB: My photos will not... Read more
Friends! We—the royal “we”—are now above 100% of the fundraising goal. This is splendid news, and my gratitude flows forth in your direction like something arterial.
So, as I recline... Read more
The Nearness of Salvation
85% percent: so very close indeed! It’s like catching sight of a seal basking on some ice just beyond the next pressure ridge, and you know if you could... Read more
“We had it yesterday in the shape of meat”
Two weeks in, and we’re at 67%! Most excellent. In the seasonal spirit of manure-spreading, please continue to distribute the link in a wide and thorough spray, so that the... Read more
The death of Willem Barentz
Friends! My countless thanks for your contributions this past week. Please continue to spread the word.
By way of an update, here is something old to chew on. It comes... Read more