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    Beautiful Downtown Talkeetna, Alaska

    I went to SCBWI-Alaska’s Big Thaw writing retreat last weekend. The retreat was the main attraction, but the other one was the location: Sustina River Lodging near Talkeetna, Alaska. Talkeetna’s main claim to fame is its proximity to Denali, our…

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    Belmore Browne 7/27/2012

    Last weekend, my husband and I went to Talkeetna for the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Belmore Browne Expedition to Denali (Mt. McKinley). The Northern Susitna Insititute (http://northernsusitnainstitute.org/) hosted several events throughout the day, including talks on Belmore…