Amazing on-the-land stories – Aug. 7, 2020
WINNER: Kimberly Jayko
My daughter Cassiday Anne Kootook, age 2, with her home-made tent I made for her picture. Taken in Middle Lake outside of Taloyoak.
ᓵᓚᖃᖅᑐᖅ: ᑭᒻᐳᓕ ᔭᐃᑯ
ᐸᓂᒐ ᑳᓯᑎ ᐋᓐ ᑰᑑᒃ, ᐅᑭᐅᓕᒃ 2−ᓂ, ᓴᓇᐅᒐᕐᒥ ᑐᐱᖓᓐᓂ ᓴᓇᓚᐅᖅᑕᓐᓂ ᐊᔾᔨᓕᐅᖅᑕᒧᑦ. ᐊᔾᔨᓕᐅᖅᑕᐅᔪᖅ Middle ᑕᓯᖓᓐᓂ ᑕᓗᕐᔪᐊᑉ ᓯᓚᑖᓂ.
Bertha C Utak
My husband sent this picture to me weeks ago when he was out seal hunting. Heart shaped seal hole.
ᐴᑕ ᓯ ᐅᑕᒃ
ᐅᐃᒐ ᓇᒃᓯᐅᔾᔨᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ ᐆᒥᖓ ᐊᔾᔨᙳᐊᒥᒃ ᐅᕙᓐᓄᑦ ᐱᓇᓱᐊᕈᓰᑦ ᒪᕐᕉᓕᖅᑐᓂ ᖄᖏᖅᓯᒪᓕᖅᑐᓂ ᓇᑦᑎᕋᓱᒋᐊᖅᓯᒪᑎᓪᓗᒍ. ᐆᒻᒪᑎᑐᑦ ᓴᓂᒪᓂᓕᒃ ᐊᒡᓗ.
This is a picture of the old stone church sitting across Cambridge Bay, all fixed up a few years back.
ᐅᓇ ᐊᔾᔨᙳᐊᖅ ᓄᑕᐅᙱᑦᑐᒥ ᐅᔭᖅᑲᓄᑦ ᓴᓇᓯᒪᔪᒥ ᑐᒃᓯᐊᕐᕕᖕᒥ ᐃᖃᓗᒃᑑᑦᑎᐊᑉ ᐊᑭᐊᓂ, ᐋᖅᑭᒃᓱᑦᑎᐊᖅᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ ᖃᔅᓯᐊᕐᔪᖕᓂ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᓂ ᖄᖏᖅᓯᒪᓕᖅᑐᓂ.
Huge seal skin from a successful hunt in Arctic Bay, Nunavut, taken in the beginning of July.
ᐊᖏᔪᒻᒪᕆᐊᓗᒃ ᕿᓯᒃ ᐊᖑᓇᓱᑦᑎᐊᕐᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᐃᒃᐱᐊᕐᔪᒃ, ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒥ, ᐊᔾᔨᓕᐅᖅᑕᐅᔪᖅ ᔪᓚᐃ ᐱᒋᐊᕐᓂᐸᓗᐊᓂ.
Dalton loves being outdoors, doesn’t mind if mosquitoes are out too. He’ll gladly play out with them … He was playing out by my parents tent by the water lake in Pond Inlet.
ᑖᓪᑎᓐ ᐊᓕᐊᓇᐃᒋᑦᑎᐊᖅᑕᖓ ᓯᓚᒦᖦᖢᓂ, ᖃᓄᐃᒃᓴᙱᑦᑐᖅ ᕿᒃᑐᕆᐊᖃᕋᓗᐊᕈᓂ. ᐊᓕᐊᓇᐃᒍᓱᒡᓗᓂ ᐊᓃᕋᔭᖃᑎᒋᓂᐊᖅᑕᖏᑦ … ᐊᓃᕋᔭᓚᐅᖅᑐᖅ ᐊᖓᔪᖅᑳᒪ ᑐᐱᖓᑕ ᓯᓚᑖᓂ ᐃᒥᖅᑕᕐᕕᐅᑉ ᑕᓯᖓᓂ ᒥᑦᑎᒪᑕᓕᖕᒥ.