Rhiannon Hull Tribute for sportsillustrated.com

Sports Illustrated has just published a feature about my friend’s inspirational life, and heroic death. And as fantastic and amazing as this is, it still sucks. I believe the word ‘bittersweet‘ was created with this very situation in mind. Please pick up the March 12 issue, grab a box of Kleenex, find a quiet place, […]

I’m a newspaper reporter, too

In an era when print publications are supposedly rapping at death’s door, my local paper, The Press Democrat, is expanding. A subsidiary of the The New York Times Company, this daily has recently added an entire new section in the Sunday paper, called TOWNS. Each page is devoted to a different town or region of […]

Turns out, I’m NOT Mr. Healdsburg

I recently competed in the 8th annual Mr. Healdsburg Pageant, an all-male mock beauty contest in my neck of the vines.  It’s a big fundraiser for our local performing arts center, The Raven, and features all the usual suspects: Talent, Beachwear, Formal Wear and Interview. Things got off to a slippery start when, for my […]