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Why Write a Novel Based In Antarctica?

Why write a novel based in Antarctica? I first became enthralled with Antarctica when I read a book as a child about penguins.  At that time it had been less than 50 years since explorers had first reached the South … Continue reading

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SOUTH POLE – Antarctica!

Trip To The South Pole Part 1 Describing my trip to the South Pole could be made to sound routine but to me, this opportunity may not come again.  Even the crews who fly routinely to the South Pole rarely … Continue reading

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Antarctica! Life at McMurdo

6 Feb 2007 From my duty at McMurdo Station, Antarctica in  2007 (second installment) Not everyone who comes to McMurdo Station in Antarctica has the opportunity to travel to distant stations.  Travel here is on a “need to go” basis.  … Continue reading

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ANTARCTICA!

Mission to Antarctica Antarctica!  In honor of the 10th year since I stepped foot on the ICE I will reprint, over the coming weeks, the posts I sent back to readers at that time.  I was a member of the … Continue reading

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AS I WALK IN WINTER

As I Walk in Winter Sugar –coated, powdered sugar haze and the soft salmon colored light gives way to a mandarin orange horizon. The stillness is pervasive.  Not a breath of wind is felt.  The perfect winter scene spreads out … Continue reading

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