Into the Unkown

Yesterday was bright and sunny, the sky deep blue, and the ridges of trees and grass on both sides of the path were iridescent green. It was a new trail to a new place, and as we climbed the fence to start our hike I was suddenly struck by that joyous feeling of stepping into…

Ten Ways to Kill Big Wind

How a Little Island Stopped a Huge Industrial Wind Project Despite many victories, communities around the world are still facing a plague of industrial wind projects that like hideous War of the Worlds steel monsters are destroying communities, mountains, and wildlands, slaughtering birds and bats, sickening people and driving them from their homes. Even though…

If Harvard and NREL say it, it must be true . . .

It’s getting to be common knowledge that industrial wind projects (“farms”) don’t lower greenhouse gases or fossil fuel use. Though they destroy the environment and ruin communities and families, they do provide huge profits (paid by taxpayers) for the oil and energy companies that own them. There have been hundreds of scientific studies proving that…

A Bucket List Read

Saving Paradise is now on Bucket List Publications. What an inspiring site! If you love travel, adventure, and new experiences, check out Bucket List. Lesley Carter seems to have been everywhere and done everything, and yet she’s looking for more. As she says, life is unique and very deep and it’s important to live well…

Mahalo from Paradise . . .

It’s been great to wander Hawaii again for a book tour that has hit every major island but Lanai (there is no bookstore there). However I will be visiting with Friends of Lanai later this spring and know the island well — it plays a major role in Saving Paradise. It’s amazing how unique each island is,…