Debby Dahl Edwardson

writing from the top of the world

northernmost thoughts

The tundra between us

September 7, 2010

Tags: tundra, Chimamanda Adichie, Random Acts of Publicity, Naninaaq, Nutaaq, Blessing's Bead, stories

When my oldest daughter Rachel was three or four we used to walk to the beach of the Beaufort Sea to look for stones and pieces of ocean-polished glass. There was an old woman who lived along the way and she often sat outside in a brightly-colored parka, enjoying the weather. She was a (more…)

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