Join us for Penguins & Patagonia in October 2018!

Save the dates: October 29 to November 6, 2018! Join us and Adventures by the Book on a journey through the majestic land of Patagonia and immerse yourself in the setting that helped inspire My Last Continent and The Tourist Trail. When John and I volunteered at the Punta Tombo penguin colony in Argentina, helping with a penguin census of …

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Vegan dining in San Diego’s Little Italy

I was delighted to learn that San Diego’s Little Italy neighborhood has among its many Italian restaurants and cafes one known for its vegan menu: Civico 1845. One of the great things about this restaurant is that it brings the vegan menu to your table along with its regular menu and wine list, unlike some …

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An inspiring visit to Farm Sanctuary

I was so glad to be able to join Love Rhymes with Everything authors Dana Feagin (a Sanctuary One board member) and Kat von Cupcake (a Sanctuary One former board member and adopter) for a visit to Farm Sanctuary in Orland, California, for the sanctuary’s Twilight Tour (followed by the best vegan happy hour ever). …

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An interview with CROWS OF BEARA author Julie Christine Johnson

We are thrilled to announce the publication of Julie Christine Johnson’s novel The Crows of Beara, which was a finalist for the 2014 Siskiyou Prize for New Environmental Literature. In this Q&A Julie talks about her inspiration for the novel, her first book, and what’s new in her writing life.    Q: What inspired you …

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