Good Omens!

northern exposures

fyu river-0176

We have returned home to Fort Yukon, and already, things are looking good for us.

Yesterday, a hawk flew across the road in front of me and a friend, clutching a vole (like a mouse).

My friend is Chippewa. She got really excited and exclaimed, “A good omen! – a bird crossing your path with prey in its grasp means plentiful food in the coming year!”

It’s so good to be home where the signs of nature mean something!


One thought on “Good Omens!

  1. So happy you are home safely. I guess you have settled into your classes by now. Keep the omen’s coming.. They are so interesting.

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