Category Archives: Nature & Environment

When Did We All Become Children?

Several years ago I watched a fascinating documentary on cat behaviour. One of the theories put forth in the film was that by feeding and sheltering cats from an early age, humans unintentionally keep them at a juvenile stage of … Continue reading

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The Is-ness of Writing

I have almost eaten the elephant. Draft number two of the third Warpworld book is almost complete. It is a mammoth beast, spanning three worlds, with a plethora of perfectly paralleled plotlines. Say that last bit ten times fast, I … Continue reading

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The Winter of Our Discontent

Hello again from home! Today is the shortest day of the year. Or the longest night. You can decide which sounds best, though it’s not really one of those ‘is the glass half empty or half full?’ kind of things … Continue reading

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My Ocean, Myself

Hello again from Home!This week’s Coconut Chronicle is short and…well, maybe not sweet but hopefully powerful.  Get involved.QUESTION: Can we change?Until next week, I hope this finds you healthy, happy & lovin’ our planet!The Princess

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Ladies and Gentlemen, Please Welcome the Ambassador of Canada

Hello again from the Big Blue! Here’s a funny, and true, story for you: A few years back, a woman was found wandering through a small city in the northern U.S., with no identification or memory of who she was. … Continue reading

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Girl Gone Wild

Hello again from Mountain Mecca & Hippie Heaven! What a wild week. I mean that literally; we have had encounters with all creatures great and small…and stinky. First our resident bear got a little too close for comfort. His nasty … Continue reading

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Cue the Jumping Whales

Hello again from the land of whales, Wallys & Wetness!Let me fill you in on a little secret folks…nature does not care about you. Nature doesn’t care how far you travel, doesn’t care about your schedule, doesn’t care how much … Continue reading

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