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alsoknownas commented on Robert Starkey's blog post SMOKE (Nowhere to run, nowhere to hide)
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""I wonder if those are the same kind of people who turned on my husband and me when we sold our house to a black family." Yes they are."
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I am a world traveler, writer, blogger, veteran Gay civil rights advocate, political activist, founder of Smokefree Revolution, AKA The Truth Fairy.

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SMOKE (Nowhere to run, nowhere to hide)

Posted on November 10, 2018 at 7:50am 1 Comment

Smoke From The Camp Fire Hangs Over Santa Rosa Forest 

Last night I dreamt I was sitting in a room with a few friends when a man appeared in the doorway smoking a cigar. I screamed at him, trying to get…

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The Shaman and The Yoga Teacher

Posted on November 4, 2018 at 9:33am 3 Comments

Our life in Berlin in 1991 was lived in an alternate plane where truth had become so transparent it was accepted without challenge. The impulse to deny truth did not exist there, because everyone shared the excitement…

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Surviving The American Wealth Gap

Posted on October 21, 2018 at 1:00pm 7 Comments

The Dreher Women, 1910, Danville, Illinois

I was interviewed for hours for a Wall Street Journal article on Oakmont, California. Since the title of the article was, A Retirement Wealth Gap Adds a New…

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My Memory Of The Great Santa Rosa Fire

Posted on October 7, 2018 at 8:00am 1 Comment

The evening of October 8, 2017, was no different than any other evening. I had already drifted into the twilight level of sleep when the sound of three large clay pots crashing onto the front porch jolted me back into full…

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At 7:16pm on November 23, 2012, Mary Ann Sorrentino said…

Hi SF man,

Glad to see you are here too...

 
 
 

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