MY BOOK

SHOWDOWN AT SHINAGAWA: Tales of Filming from Bombay to Brazil

Roving Camera Album: Click Photo

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Closer to Truth: George Smoot

Personal Essays

PUBLISHED WRITING

“Dog Years” — on aging, loss, and man’s best friend.
Published in Chicken Soup for the Soul: My Dog’s Life anthology, April 2011

 

“Present at the Re-creation: Memories of Loma Prieta” — on the World Series Earthquake.
Published in The Berkeley Daily Planet, October 15, 2009
Online Version

 

“Paris When It Sizzles” — on reconnecting after the kids are gone.
Published in Chicken Soup for the Soul: Empty Nesters anthology, October 2008
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“Confessions of a Bicoastal Baseball Fan” — on rooting for two teams, on opposite coasts of San Francisco Bay.
Published in Contra Costa Times, May 21, 2005

 

“Googling David” — on friendship, mortality, and reconnecting with the past.
Published in Dartmouth Alumni Magazine, January/February 2005
Original-length version

 

“Barry and the Rally Nuts” — the night Mr. Bonds hit his 600th homer.
Published in Contra Costa Times, May 17, 2003