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It is better to have loved than not to have loved at all.

It is better to take risks than to stay in your same box. 15 more words


Highway 101 – Part 2 (June 12 2016)

Big Dog and Bailey pick me up in Berkeley in the late morning and we begin the long haul north. Big Dog is already in a foul mood from getting badly lost on his way to my friend’s house in Berkeley – he’s gotten too used to having his own personal navigator (me) – and the traffic towards the Richmond Bridge is absolutely horrific. 405 more words


People "have this idea that if there's a problem, they'd let us know"...Erin Brockovich

Nearly 25 years ago, a legal clerk named Erin Brockovich discovered a carcinogen called chromium-6 contaminating the water of her town of Hinkley, California—leading to a yearslong environmental crusade, documented in the eponymous 2000 movie. 584 more words


I've Got to Get Out More

It’s been a while since my last performance.  I’ve been too busy writing a weekly column for Lost Coast Outpost, my own blog, and an upcoming story in the North Country Journal, as well as producing radio shows like Monday Morning Magazine and Wildlife Matters for… 150 more words

Record Label

WPC: Edge

I trust you but not the wind
it begins to play
with your mind giving you false but overwhelming hope
your arms become wild wings… 52 more words


Field Trip to the Mattole Part 1: Beginnings

This is the first of several posts detailing my recent field trip to the Mattole watershed. Note: some of the names of the persons featured in this series have been changed to respect their privacy. 1,035 more words