Monthly Archives: March 2015

The Tao of Poo

Tortoise poo has much to teach us, Grasshopper, if only we will pay close attention. Let us delve into the mysteries of this reptilian nether realm. Is there a tortoise here? If we find the unmistakable old stogie shapes seen in the photo we know that tortoises are in the area. Tortoise scat is an… Continue reading »

Blogging for Tortoises

Hello Friends: I am blogging! I want you to follow me! OK, no more exclamation points! I’m telling the interwoven stories of a life spent with desert tortoises and my quest to protect them in the face of numerous threats, primarily a population explosion of their main predator, the Common Raven. This quest has led… Continue reading »

A Businessman Takes a Walk

The freneticism of the world of business must occasionally be bucked. It is easy to be lulled into a pattern of manic pursuit of practical goals. Last week I drove from San Bernardino to Berkeley immediately after a two and a half hour LA traffic slog that followed right on the heels of a weekend… Continue reading »