Eva’s House

Last year Peggy Shumaker and Joe Usibelli came to us and said they wanted to name Storyknife’s main house for Eva Saulitis, teacher, poet and their friend, who died earlier that year. For every dollar donated toward the main house they would match it with two of theirs. This month we received a donation from […]

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 book […]

Happy 2014!

    So, not a lot of activity to report. Chiefly, we have yet to receive word from the IRS about our 501c3 status, and we can’t begin serious fund-raising until we have it. To recap, we applied last February. In April they asked us for an additional document, which we provided, which they took […]

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 click […]

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. […]