An Alaskan Christmas Eve Story – Part 5

Hannah listened again as she heard the painful cries and barks of an animal in the woods. He must be close by she thought, because the sounds were so loud. She stilled the warning voices in her head that said, “Don’t go into the woods, you can’t help a wild animal”, and set out to…Read more »

An Alaskan Christmas Eve Story – Part 4

Hannah was falling, her hands flailed to catch something to stop her fall, with no success, she continued sliding down the side of the ravine. Unexpectedly she came to an abrupt stop. She cautiously got her bearings and surveyed her surroundings. Horrified, Hannah’s breath caught in her throat as she realized she had come to…Read more »

An Alaskan Christmas Eve Story – Part 3

Hannah stared at the enraged grizzly bear, as he continued to charge at the river and sway back and forth. She couldn’t even move she was so scared, she just whispered under her breath,” Jesus, Jesus, help me.” As she realized the bear was not going to attempt to cross the river, she began to…Read more »

An Alaskan Christmas Eve – Part 2

Tap, tap, tap…..tap….tap, tap. Hannah wondered what the strange noise was. But for some reason, she struggled to open her eyes. What was wrong with her? Her head was pounding, and she felt an urgency to wake up and stop that tapping sound. She strained to open her eyes and slowly turned her head, there…Read more »

An Alaskan Christmas Eve Story – Part 1

Hannah walked slowly back to her car, shuffling her feet as though walking through fallen leaves. But there were no leaves, it was Christmas Eve and Autumn had come and gone. In Alaska the Falls were short and the winters came early. They had several snowstorms blow in this year, but the weather would warm…Read more »