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Emerald contributor since March 2012

Life on the North Coast

Life on the North Coast Here are some Of the things I like the most. To be reminded Just how [...]

Redwoods

Redwoods Redwoods Redwoods, redwoods so sad it is truly to see you become deadwoods. To go back in time to [...]

MY OPEN EYES

MY OPEN EYES To the young woman I call my padiwon. Moving away was right for me, but to you, [...]

The Sea

The Sea The sounds of the sea are ever so tranquil to me. The smells of the sea smell mostly [...]

Stuck in the Doghouse

Stuck in the Doghouse An Examination of Male Chauvinism With all the uproar these days about women’s reproductive rights, and [...]

Haight Ashbury: Spare Change Tour

Haight Ashbury: Spare Change Tour By Mike Marino (Writer/Journalist) The Green Leafy Lefty Author of The Sandoz Collection FREE E-Series [...]

Wrapped in leafy goodness

I love making and eating lettuce wraps. They are versatile, easy and fun to eat. They look impressive on the [...]

Face Down Ass Up on the Cantina Floor

The Peyote Coyote Face Down Ass Up on the Cantina Floor By Mike Marino (Writer/Journalist) Juarez, Mexico – 1965 Tequila [...]

Monterey is Planet Steinbeck!

Planet Steinbeck Revisited By Mike Marino (Writer/Journalist) The Golden Goddess of Northern California stands by the side of the road, [...]