.Kary Hess

Apr 5, 2022

Backstory: New memoir from Greg Sarris

The new book from Greg Sarris, Becoming Story: A Journey Among Seasons, Places, Trees, and Ancestors, is a personal memoir of 13 essays in...
Apr 5, 2022

Found Poems: New volume by Ulalume González de León

The new poetry book from Sixteen Rivers Press, Plagios (Plagiarisms) Volume Two by Mexican poet Ulalume González de León, couldn't have come at a...
Aug 4, 2020

Rancor at Petaluma Protest over Black Teacher Firings

Hundreds of protesters crowded the St. Vincent’s Church Plaza on Sunday as part of a demonstration organized by St. Vincent’s High School alum Aidan...
Jul 29, 2020

Pray Their Names

What’s in a name? Reverend Katie Morrison, the creator behind the traveling outdoor-art installation “Pray Their Names,” aims to help...
Jul 8, 2020

Big Skills Tiny Homes teaches on the job

The homes may be tiny, but the career options are big with Big Skills Tiny Homes. This Marin nonprofit provides self-discovery, mentoring and skill...
Jun 17, 2020

Delivering food security

If we want to be a community ready for transformative change, we can begin making it happen by listening to what people actually need,...
Apr 1, 2020

Found In Translation

The silver lining of sheltering in place is that we can still read books. With all scheduled book events cancelled, many authors debuting...
Mar 4, 2020

Reading Room

Nestled among majestic redwoods and within walking distance of Sonoma State University, the Sitting Room, a community library focused on books by and about...