A Southern California Winter Garden

The sun peaks through rain-filled storm clouds The phrase "A Southern California Winter Garden" seems like the most ridiculous, contradictory statement. We don't have winter. We have summer and semi-autumn. Not winter. I know many gardeners in states like New York or Idaho would probably be very offended by the idea of San Diego gardeners…

INTERVIEW: The Songwriter

photo courtesy of artist Recently I had the opportunity to sit down and chat with San Diego musician and burgeoning pop-star Tim Connolly, who performs under the moniker "My Name Is Chapel". At 23 years old, Connolly is a self-taught, piano-driven singer-songwriter with the heart and soul of someone far beyond his years. His lyrics…