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Mission: Burfjord

On my fourth day in a remote cabin up in Norway my host Ivar asks me if I would like to come along on a day trip to Burfjord, a little town on the mainland about forty minutes away.

I don't have to think twice. Going to the mainland means a chance to charge my camera battery, use a flush toilet, and buy some groceries…


Scott And Scurvy

Recently I have been re-reading one of my favorite books, The Worst Journey in the World 07.02.2010

The Great Legacy.com Swindle

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Last month my dear friend committed suicide, and in the middle of many emotions I came into contact with that part of the Internet that specializes in the business of dying.

My friend's parents had bought an online obituary at the New York Times website, something I later…

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