JOSH MEDSKER is originally from Anchorage, Alaska. He has lived in the Lower 48 since 2000. He can be reached via email at [email protected] or online at http://joshuamedsker.blogspot.com/.
By Josh Medsker
An Alaskan Folk Tale Retold
You woke up in a sweat again. Theres an empty bottle of Advil PM on the nightstand. Theyve stopped working. Youve switched to sleeping pills. You know youre barely holding it together.