Sunset at the top of the mountain at Qooqqut Nuan.
TEXT AND PHOTOS: Jonathan Pozniak

Greenlandic Summer

On the “great white”, the mercury can rise

“They never believe us”, the woman in the cabin said. It’s been said for many years about Greenlandic summers: “The heat, the sun, the mosquitoes”,she droned. You may think we’re talking about Sub-Saharan Africa or an island in the Caribbean, but here on the “great white”, the mercury can rise.