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May 18*

sometimes, rarely, i see them first the black slice of dorsal arcing powerfully through the surface but more often it is by sound: the whoosh of their blow from a half mile away the ring of craig’s phone call—whales! or … Continue reading

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April 9*

we ply the skiff three hours into the bounce and slap of stiff cold wind blackmouth search: ghost fish on the screen but the baits roll through untouched we beach to collect crab gear glance back ecstatically aghast— there! massive … Continue reading

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April 1*

i begin to watch more carefully for blips on the surface to listen with purpose for that exhaustive whoosh i stay somewhat on edge waiting the return of the felt power, the wild the unknown vastness of orcas **Copyright 2010 … Continue reading

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