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Saving the Earth, One by One

The election is over, and a new future is about to be ushered in. I don’t usually write publicly about political matters, and I promise not to address the myriad topics I could in this blog as a result of what happened on election day. But there’s one topic I’d been planning to write about, even… Continue Reading

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Why Whales Breach, Why We Write

  I had the pleasure of visiting the Big Island of Hawaii recently and watching whales from aboard a ship piloted by Captain Bob. When one of the humpbacks launched its 40-ton body out of the water, the inevitable question arose of why whales breach. “To clean their skin of parasites,” Captain Bob said. “That’s… Continue Reading

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