.Michael Giotis

Apr 27, 2022

Fab Dabs – Cannabis concentrates

Back in the early ’90s, I bought some Amsterdam “space cake” and learned that mighty lesson—never eat hash. Except I didn’t learn, because, despite wandering...
Apr 20, 2022

High Horizons: The Future of Cannabis

4/20 is the cannabis enthusiast’s equivalent of Easter, Earth Day and the Super Bowl all rolled into one big fatty. But have you ever...
Apr 13, 2022


Looking for a new way to enjoy 4/20 this year? In recent decades, thanks to stoner scientists, we have learned about the seemingly unlimited...
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Feb 15, 2022

Check-in—Addicted to Pot?

Welcome back from “Dry January.” Now that we’ve had a couple of weeks to make good our promise to return to imbibing intoxicating substances,...
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Jan 26, 2022

“Move forward, the mind also thinks of moving back.” —The Principles of Tai Chi Chuan, Master Chang San-Feng, 12th century C.E. With these wise words...
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Jan 19, 2022

Shared Faith—An Asian Space for Everyone

A church new to Novato is using its origins in the Asian-American community as a way to build an inclusive space for all people...
Casa Granda students climate protest - March 2019
Dec 28, 2021

Taking Action Counters Emotional Impacts of Climate Change

Feelings of anxiety and helplessness around climate change are not just increasing with the passage of time, they are increasing from generation to generation....
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Dec 22, 2021

Solstice—Reset Time

My shaman says that the solstice is the perfect time for a reset. As is typical for our materialist culture, New Year’s resolutions tend to...