Author: Richard Douse

“It’s the best deal in town!” Those words were spoken to two newcomers almost forty years ago. The speaker was referring to the Shasta Community Concert Association that today presents a series of programs...

‘Storms of My Grandchildren’

James Hansen is a scientist who is regarded as the world’s authority on global warming and climate change. He is also a grandfather who sees a train coming down the tracks, and his grandkids are on that train. There’s a bridge out up ahead. Nobody seems to see it – what do you do?,

Sue and Jenny

It was in a little dingy town, one of many along the way to visit my daughter, Jenny, in Pagosa Springs, where I met Sue the waitress. It’s a two -day trip for me...