Potential Budget Cuts Threaten a Mission to Preserve Fragile Seabeds

Deep-sea mining could soon become a reality, experts warn.

The Revelator–An initiative of the Center for Biological Diversity


The Natural Burial Cemetery Guide  January 1, 2017


2017 Green Book Festival Wild Card winner

Available through greenburialnaturally.org



Discovering Natural Burial Cemeteries in

Changing Landscapes: Exploring the growth of ethical, compassionate, and environmentally sustainable green funeral service  by Lee Webster 2017


SEJournal Online


Green Burial Not Just Throwing Ashes on Compost Heap December 6, 2016





Sailing magazine articles


Fires In the Tanimbar Islands July/August 2017

CAPSTONE Expedition at Maug Island Sept/Oct 2016

Basins and Seas October 2011

                                    Voyagers Cruising with Voyagers


                                  Deep Sea Wonders July 2017


Swan Song February 2017

Cruising for a Cause

 Splicing Rope Tails

 Maintaining the Whisker Pole

    Barge Folk-October 2013

    A Maritime Crossroads in Southeast Asia


        Sailing Blue Nun March 2017

        Christmas Island

       Jalan-Jalan in the Tanimbars



 SAILlogo              Rosette’s Restaurant SAIL

Interviews and talks


Green Burials – ‘How we can help the environment even after we pass on’

June 8, 2017

Shades of Green

Ann Hoffner: A Guide to Natural Burial Cemeteries in the US

End-of-Life University 2017

Where, How and Why to Choose Green Burial  

  Dance2Death Afterlife Podcast with Brant Huddleston

Part 1 of 2

Part 2 of 2

Bury Me Naturally Under the High-Bush Blueberries

April 2, 2017

Ethical Culture Society, Maplewood, NJ



Interview  aired on KOOP community radio in Austin, Texas.




2010-2011 Don Hamingson Literary Showcase honoree.





Digital books


Plastic boxes are now standard packaging for produce in food stores.

How are they made? Are they recyclable? Should we be concerned about our dependence on them?





For those who love the sea and also read fiction.