Monthly Archives: April 2015

What Earth Day Means to Me…

When I think about the idea of “Earth Day”, I am immediately taken back to my childhood. My father, an avid outdoorsman, educator, and environmentalist, would take me backpacking in the Sierras, rock climbing in Joshua Tree, swimming in the … Continue reading

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Where Were You When You Heard…

I remember five years ago when I heard about the explosion on the British Petroleum Deepwater Horizon rig out in the Gulf of Mexico. The images coming over the airwaves were incredible, pillars of flame and fire-boats trying to control … Continue reading

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Fifteen Years

In April of 2000, my eldest son was born. Today is his birthday. Fifteen years old. In many ways it is somewhat mind-boggling to think that, not only did I help make another human being, but also managed to keep … Continue reading

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