March 2013

Postcard from Elk Grove

So, like, I said–I’m from California. More specifically, Elk Grove: the fastest-growing city in America in 2006 and land of cookie cutter homes, baseball fields, golf courses and strip malls. It’s also home to wetlands, pastures, creeks and streams–and so. Much. Good. Sky. One of the things that I believe in most is that you […]

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I’m from California.

I was born and raised in California. The word California often conjures up images of  palm trees, the Beach Boys, convertibles with the top down. It’s Hollywood or San Francisco, celebrities or liberals, beaches or vineyards. It’s not often that people think of the farms, the cookie-cutter suburban sprawl–but that’s what I mean when I say I was […]

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