Latest Gary Bogue Stories

2008-10-12 06:00:20

By Gary Bogue It definitely feels like fall. Dear Gary: I moved to beautiful Dana Hills, in Clayton, 15 years ago, in order to be next to open space at the base of our majestic Mount Diablo.

2008-09-25 21:00:21

By Gary Bogue PANAMA CITY, Panama PANAMA CITY is an amazing city. Its skyline is certainly as spectacular as San Francisco's -- some might even say more so -- with its tall skyscrapers. And more modern buildings are under construction, even as we speak.

2008-09-14 06:00:10

By Gary Bogue Bright sunrise in the eyes Swallowtail awakes from sleep baby lizards run and leap -- Brian Murphy, Walnut Creek Dear Gary: I sail our little 24-ft. boat out of Vallejo with my brother most weekdays.

2008-09-12 06:00:23

By Gary Bogue special attention to the flight of the hawk rising from the pine -- haiku by Jerry Ball, Walnut Creek URBAN WILDERNESS Wouldn't it be nice to live in your own little wildlife sanctuary right in the middle of town? Some people do.

2008-09-03 12:00:16

By Gary Bogue Gary is off to prowl the rain forests of Panama. He'll meet you here for your usual morning cup of coffee together on July 24. We'll print some of his columns from the past while he's gone. Today's is from Oct. 23, 1996.

2008-06-25 09:02:49

By Gary Bogue, Contra Costa Times, Walnut Creek, Calif. Jun.

Word of the Day
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.