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Poet's Corner: An Ode to the Code

An Ode to the CodeBy Brent Johnson, Clam GulchSociety has a creedfor young men to succeed,they must have a valid ticketof adequate etiquette. Cover your mouth when you...
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Poem: Facets & Faucets of Cool English

Facets & Faucets of Cool EnglishBy Brent Johnson, Clam GulchIf it is morning that has brokenWhy is it the fire that needs fixed?Or are these words, often spoken,Merely metaphors...
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The power in paper

The Power in PaperBrent Johnson, Clam GulchWhat puts the zingin advertising?A parrot in your pocketmight do it.But there is no pizazzlike a newspaper hasso you better...
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Amber Ending Brent Johnson, Clam Gulch The awe in Octoberis crowned with bright leavesthat blush from turncoatdeciduous trees.There's a lot of autumn in the...
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Poet's Corner

Natal Streams Brent Johnson, Clam Gulch I had a scale in my stocking and I know what that means. The reds will be hopping like papa bear dreams. I saw a December...
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I Saw It on My Very Street by Brent Johnson, Clam Gulch I saw a buffoon in a hot air balloon. Happily flyin' with his pet porcupine. They were bungee jumpin' wasn't that somethin...
Governor needs to straighten out tax mess

...profit margins are higher in Alaska than they are in Africa, Russia, the Middle East, Europe, the Lower 48 and Canada." Now I hope the Sarah era will end up straightening out a tax more crooked than a can of worms. Brent Johnson Clam Gulch
Something's fishy on the Board of Fish

...clean up her own administration. Why can't Cook Inlet commercial fishers get a fair shake? I don't know, but I have an idea there's "something rotten in Denmark," and it comes from politics, not salmon. Brent Johnson Clam Gulch
Fish board meeting was fair

...genuine concern for fair play and vote their conscience. In the end, effects from large escapements in the Kasilof and Kenai rivers, as well as uncertainty of escapements in the Susitna River, may have steadied fate. Brent Johnson Clam Gulch
Poet's Corner: Soft Grows the Rose

Soft Grows the Rose Brent Johnson, Clam Gulch Woman won't live by bread alone; but a little flower helps. Happy the home where this is known and rewards rise from tender lips.
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