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Redwoods: Samhain in the Silence of Giants

Samhain, Dia de los Muertos, Halloween: This time of year, observers¬†variously honor their ancestors and deities, or thumb their noses at the Grim Reaper while whistling through the graveyard. It’s during this season that the fading light reminds us how … Continue reading

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Last New Year’s Eve: In the Presence of Giants

– 12/31/10: An enchanted New Year’s Eve, the last night of a year that passed way too rapidly. Cold! Windy! Freezing, literally! Rain, hail, and even some unexpected snow, deep in the mountains of redwood country in northern California. Earlier … Continue reading

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