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Unhinged Alaska: Willie's little dark cloud

...around sometimes. Take last month ...Turk and Willie were skunked during the Winter...pounding the chinooks like dust laden rugs.Turk said it was partly my fault for not joining...hairs on his eyelids ached. I reminded Turk that he was aware that I would be out of...
Unhinged Alaska: DISH doldrums

A few weeks ago my buddy Turk called and was so fired up I could feel the plastic in...PO'd at the situation albeit not for the same reasons as Turk. I'll get to that a bit later.Turk was amazed to hear that CNN had been dropped for awhile...
Unhinged Alaska: Thar's gold in those silver winter kings

...rippin' hot as the tide changes that day. Turk, Willie and I have entered the contest...didn't think that W would survive but Turk finally cooled off enough to stop promising...the winter gig for a couple of years. Turk's vessel hasn't been exactly reliable...
Chillin' with my Bro

My buddy Turk called me this week complaining about the...suggestions ta thaw my funk?" "Get a grip Turk." I answered. "Are moose backing their...better?" "Matter of fact, it does." Turk growled. "This crud reminds me of working...
To hunt or not to hunt

...when they pounded on my door. It was Turk, Rusty and Mark standing on the deck blanketed...grand strategy for bagging a bull or two.Turk was in charge of interpreting the morass...anything."OK, let's get started." Turk mumbled. "What unit looks the easiest...
Unhinged Alaska: The morning after

...time of year. Men don't seem to be that complicated when it comes to Valentine stuff. They wouldn't mind being in my buddy Turk's shoes. His amazing mate leaves him a simple Post-It note granting him one extraordinary wish for the day.It's an interesting...
Unhinged Alaska: What's next, Godzilla?

...anxiety levels backed off a bit, except for my buddy Turk's.Although Turk's little homestead wasn't threatened by the be at around the two thousand foot level."Well Turk, you picked your place for its view. It looks like...
Unhinged Alaska: The trip

...indicated the highest level of occurrences were on the weekends.Those two bits of information saved us from having to borrow Turk's old surplus armored car that gets around 2.1 mile per gallon and sports a top speed that couldn't out run a sloth with...
You've got to be kidding me for us. Oh yeah, before I wander off for another month, I'd like to lay something a bit disquieting on you. My buddy Turk called yesterday to announce that his mules have stopped shedding. He claims it portends an early and possibly a rip roaring...
Fishing for trouble

...happened a week ago when I went angling with Turk and Wild Willie at the Homer Spit's...quietly. It was about 5 a.m. and both Turk and Willie were trying to keep their eyes focused while baiting up. Turk did OK, although his herring was upside...


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