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Laird Harrison

Laird Harrison lives in Oakland. He is working on a novel set partly in prehistoric California.

laird harrison's family cabin

You Are Here: How to Grieve for a Place

There’s no template for mourning the loss of a family home.

Sep 16, 2022
A prescribed burn underway along the Middle Klamath River.

Taming the Flames

The knowledge of California’s indigenous tribes may help restore ecosystems and prevent catastrophic wildfires.

Apr 13, 2020
Hearst Editorial

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