Posts in Essays and Poems
Climate Change in the Sacramento Valley: Contemplating the Future

I’ve been reading and writing about climate change for several years now. Yet, there is that moment when you realize it has pierced the sacred spaces, the places we call home. My moment occurred during the 2017 fires in Napa and Sonoma Counties, California. Here’s my story.

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My Father’s Flying Jaguar: Reflections on the Meaning of Cars

"Art on wheels" is how my husband refers to beautiful cars. But not me. Although I've had some car adventures in my life, including one with a flying Jaguar, I much prefer a cozy space where I can sit and think. And you'll never guess what I did to my grandmother's Cadillac. 

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