Aritsan Bread and Winter Gut

May 14th, 2010

Two pieces this week, the first a profile of Daniel Martin, Juneau’s first and Alaska’s only artisan bread baker.

Eating all that bread, of course, can lead to Winter Gut, a phenomenon I discuss in my latest “Slack Tide” column.

The Good, Bad, & Ugly of Houseguests

April 30th, 2010

Houseguests — you love them, you hate them, you get to eat bacon because of them. These musings and more in the latest edition of “Slack Tide.” And don’t forget to tell your friends.

Profile of Alaska writer Nick Jans

April 22nd, 2010

From this week’s Capital City Weekly, a tidy little profile of Alaska writer Nick Jans, whose books include “”Grizzly Maze: Timothy Treadwell’s Fatal Obsession with Alaskan Bears.”

Let’s Touch Base

April 19th, 2010

The latest offering from my twice-monthly column, a tribute to office speak.

Help me go viral by tweeting it to your whole address book. Be an alpha-male on beta-blockers.

CBGZK on Facebook

April 2nd, 2010

Who says I’m not tech-savvy? Look out — CBGZK is now on Facebook.

Now you have no choice but to become part of the City & Borough.

Be a part of CBGZK – City & Borough of Geoff Kirsch

April 1st, 2010

Become part of CBGZK (“City & Borough of Geoff Kirsch”) — get all my new work as soon as I crank it out by signing up for my RSS feed.

If you like what I’m writing, send it along to every single person in your contacts list. I’m also trying to figure out how to make a fan page on Facebook.

I’ll keep you posted.

Spring Cleaning

April 1st, 2010

This week’s column, on the perils of Spring Cleaning.

What your recycling says about you

March 17th, 2010

This week’s column, meditations on recycling and what to do with your old porn.

Ted Stevens Marine Research Institute

March 16th, 2010

A recent piece on the NOAA Lab at Pt. Lena.

Cave man

March 5th, 2010

A recent article about karst caves in SE Alaska.