“Willful Creatures”, what a great description for all the characters that one can possibly encounter in literature. It is also the name of Aimee Bender’s book of short stories. And she writes like one of her own “willful creatures”. She has been described as ‘Hemingway on an acid trip”; and her work has been described as “twisted” and “ethereal”. You be the judge.
- The vote allows road projects and other construction to move forward. It was the only piece of business for the six-hour special session.
- Derek Sikes is an associate professor of entomology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and insect curator at the Museum of the North. He said populations of various types of bugs can vary widely from year to year.
- Federal authorities are charging a Utah man in the murder of his wife aboard a cruise ship off the coast of Southeast Alaska. Kenneth Ray Manzanares, 39, of Santa Clara, Utah, is charged in the death of Kristy Manzanares, who died Tuesday.