Forgot your password?

We just sent you an email, containing instructions for how to reset your password.

Sign in

  • It's a strange feeling to be close to the arctic circle and totally cut off from all transportation routes.

    An avalanche closed the road to and from my town and an eerie feeling of isolation and dread creeps in.

    The fjord is short and narrow and you're reminded how insignificant and small you really are.

    I'm just glad my car wasn't there when the avalanche came flying down the mountain.
    • Share

    Connected stories:

About

Collections let you gather your favorite stories into shareable groups.

To collect stories, please become a Citizen.

    Copy and paste this embed code into your web page:

    px wide
    px tall
    Send this story to a friend:
    Would you like to send another?

      To retell stories, please .

        Sprouting stories lets you respond with a story of your own — like telling stories ’round a campfire.

        To sprout stories, please .

            Better browser, please.

            To view Cowbird, please use the latest version of Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Opera, or Internet Explorer.