More writers at Storyknife in 2017

In 2016 Storyknife hosted its inaugural Fellow, Kim Steutermann Rogers, for the month of September. Kim arrived on September 1st and departed on September 30th. While she was here she wrote 249 pages, which was better than I did that month. She integrated so fully into the Homer community that total strangers came up toContinue reading “More writers at Storyknife in 2017”

Introducing a new member of the Storyknife team!

Everyone, meet Erin Coughlin Hollowell, Storyknife’s new executive director! Poet by day, non-profit maven the rest of the time, she’s come on board to help get this party started. But first, get to know her a little. I’m a poet all the way out at the end of the road that has been working on andContinue reading “Introducing a new member of the Storyknife team!”

Storyknife at Anchorage Rotary

[My remarks at Anchorage Rotary yesterday, as follows, and my thanks to Jon Deisher for making it happen.] I have to start with a story, because you know that’s what I do. A guy walks into a bookstore, the Poisoned Pen in Scottsdale, Arizona. He tells the owner, Barbara Peters, that he left his bookContinue reading “Storyknife at Anchorage Rotary”

Writer Dana Stabenow Launches Campaign to Build Storyknife Retreat in Homer – Alaska Business Monthly

Fabulous (and very generously long) article about Storyknife in the August issue of Alaska Business Monthly: Writer Dana Stabenow Launches Campaign to Build Storyknife Retreat in Homer – Alaska Business Monthly – April 2013 – Anchorage, AK.

Susan Wingate Visits with Dana Stabenow on Between the Lines | Blog Talk Radio

Listen to author Susan Wingate interview me about Storyknife by clicking on the link below. It was a fun conversation. It’s always nice to talk to another author, you never have to explain your references. Susan Wingate Visits with Dana Stabenow on Dialogue 06/11 by DIALOGUE Between the Lines | Blog Talk Radio. And clickContinue reading “Susan Wingate Visits with Dana Stabenow on Between the Lines | Blog Talk Radio”

And so it begins…

You’ll recognize Storyknife builder Scott Bauer on the left, and that’s Jeff Middleton on the digger. They’re looking for water problems where we want to build and not finding any, yay! These are baby steps, as we have yet to begin serious fund-raising, mostly because we haven’t received our 501(c)(3) certification from the IRS yet.Continue reading “And so it begins…”