Monthly Archives: August 2014

Buzz Kill

If you’ve been paying any attention at all over the last several years, you know the future of this planet is pretty bleak. The earth’s temperature is rising, the polar ice caps are melting, and more severe storms are raging … Continue reading

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Beer Me

During my undergraduate years at California State University, Chico in the 1980s, I became a beer snob. Our local brew pub, the Sierra Nevada Brewery offered some tasty options; their Pale Ale was our everyday beer and filled the kegs … Continue reading

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Bringing the Drought Home

I’ve written about the west’s extended drought and climate change here before, but an article I came across at MNN (Mother Nature Network) really brought the matter home. I grew up in the Sacramento Valley in a little farming town … Continue reading

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