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World Oceans Day

Somehow in the chaos of my life over the past few months, I have inadvertently managed to ignore this space that I had set aside for the purpose of staying connected to my thoughts on the ocean and the natural … Continue reading

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Earth Day 2016

How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is quite clearly Ocean. – Arthur C. Clarke Today we celebrate Earth Day, commemorating this date in 1970 when the Apollo mission first looked down on our planet and saw it … Continue reading

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Crafting Deeper Stories in 2016

  Last year, I was invited to join the Board of Directors of the newly formed Ocean Media Institute. I have since been elected as the Vice President of the Board of Directors, which is an incredible honor, especially when … Continue reading

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Sentado junto al mar…

#AskMeAboutPuertoLimon It’s been a couple of months since my trip to Costa Rica with the Project Dragonfly Earth Expeditions. I wrote about it shortly after, and now with a little more distance I am reflecting again. I’ve been asked to … Continue reading

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Returning

Coming home from the field, especially an extended stay out of country, is never easy. It can be jarring, especially when one has to jump immediately back into “the normal”. Work, home, bills, driving in the city, and so on. … Continue reading

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Pura Vida

“Pure life…”  Anyone who has visited Costa Rica knows this is the most commonly heard phrase in the country. It is pretty much an acceptable response to… just about anything.  When I traveled there several years ago, I got the … Continue reading

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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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