Bay Area Hikers: Do you know about Cataract Trail near Fairfax? Check out page 19 of the June Diablo Gazette.
Also Sci-Fi summer read recommendations for the whole family in BookEnds on p. 14: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline, M.T. Anderson’s Landscape with Invisible Hand and more.
Dog lovers – check out sweet senior Miso, a shih tzu mix who needs a home on page 16, plus what to do in case of your dog is bitten by a rattlesnake, tips on camping with your dog, destinations for water-loving dogs, and more.
Movie review by Colleen Gonzalez: The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent and David George’s Gardening Tips for Eco-Friendly Bug Control
Check out the May 2022 edition of Diablo Gazette:
My book review of The Oppenheimer Alternative by Robert J. Sawyer on p. 10.
My Ruby_dooby_do column features sweet Eddie who needs a home, plus info on recycling dog fur, ARF’s Animals of Broadway event, and issues with debarking on page 16.
Information on fun local outing while exploring Angel Island’s history on page 19
I’m ringing in the New Year with fun articles in the January edition of The Diablo Gazette:
Species count in Contra Costa County show bird life is stable (page 9)
My review of The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett on page 12.
Hazards of dog poop and dog bathing tips, plus senior dog Lucy is looking for a home on page 19.
Did you know that sparrow sang softer this year? Check out my article on the results of Contra Costa County’s Christmas Bird Count p. 3 Also, Izzy needs a home, check out her sad doggie story on page 16. #birds #ChristmasBirdCount
Check out my stories in December’s Diablo Gazette:
Please see my story from my birthday weekend on our Tamber Bey Winery visit (page 8), my review of San Francisco Chronicles’ Kevin Fisher-Paulson’s How We Keep Spinning (page 10), and my Ruby_dooby_do column on senior pups, Coco and Fern as well as ideas of bonding activities to do over this Covid holiday season (page 16). And don’t forget to check out David George’s The Naked Gardner column on healthful produce (page 9).