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Recent columns

Direct from the archives of my facebook

Stairway to Heaven

Devil’s Gate Dam has a rep as a playground for the occult, and there are steamy stories of seances and love affairs and mysterious disappearances.

Mothering Moments

My amazing daughters now live — in this bewildering world of voodoo and deceit – as tributes to their no-nonsense mother.


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From recent hike at Griffith Park