What One Scotch, One Storm, and One Fish Taught Me About Life

Photo by Sid Balachandran on Unsplash

Alaska, I’m told, is the last frontier. It’s untouched, it’s wild, and it’s beautiful.

I was only 21 and on a trip with my dad to fish for salmon in a river that ran through the heart of Alaska.

We were going fishing for a week.

The first day started out sunny, with high fluffy clouds and blue skies. We…



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Justin Zack

Justin Zack


Project leader. Product thinker. Write about human things. Find me at justinzack.com