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Finding Myself on the Trails

I started running my freshman year at C.K. McClatchy High School, when I joined the cross-country team to stay in shape for soccer during the off season. I was terrible. I had somehow cajoled my...

Essay: A Curriculum of Diversity

After the game (the outcome of which I don’t remember), some of my guy friends thought it would be funny to try to take some of those folding chairs home. They decided that if...

Essay: End of an Arena

I knew that I’d cry. The national anthem gets me every time, and I knew heading into the final Kings game at Sleep Train Arena there was zero chance I was making it to tipoff...

Health: Community Out of Chaos

Last August, local radio host Gavin Ferguson and his wife, Stacy, attended a prenatal doctor’s appointment. Their second child—a daughter they would name Phoebe—was due that day, and all seemed well. Phoebe had a strong...

Some Days Right, Other Days Left

One of the things I love about Sacramento—the city I grew up in and eventually moved back to after a decade in Southern California—is that there is no good side or bad side of town....

Travel: Work at the Beach

Five of us are having dinner at Bantam, a popular and buzzed-about Italian restaurant in Santa Cruz’s west-side neighborhood, and we’re trying to explain the word hype to Federico, who is visiting from Milan...

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