tree in planter in desert

Where is the Inland Empire?

I recently completed a book about the rich cultural landscape of the Inland Empire. That…

Why can’t they all be Gary Gnu?

I’ve removed the political feeds from my inbox and replaced them with poetry from places…

Channel Tree News

Tree News. Real Trees, Real News.

Do you walk your neighborhood? Ever come across a plant or tree that defies description or your limited scientific know how? Not to fear, send it here and get the answers you want: UC Riverside’s Herbarium

An Interview with a Tree Fairy

An old Gen-X and a young Boomer caring for the girls that will grow to save the world we have made for them.  And when we made Andulka Park, we had little more than dirt and space.  The City of Trees was devoid of shade.  The city planted them but the tree fairy made sure they grew tall and strong.

Motivation Schmotivation

I teach motivation as part of my coursework in my Intro to College course, and…

“FUR” Play Project, See the Last Night, Free

NOW Facebook. Of all my thoughts on the subject, arts promotion and community engagement never…

WHEN I MOVED Poetry and Prose Series

This was a fun experience and I highly recommend publishing this way. Whether you are…