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Roberts Creek Unincorporated

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Forty years or so ago, the book “Remembering Roberts Creek” was published.

It covered the very early days, up until the 50s. In its way, it was good; but so much of what the Creek means to us really happened in the 60s and 70s.

Ed Lands and your loyal publisher are putting together a follow-up to that work, and we are looking for your input. Stories. Art. Spoken word. What was your experience in those days?

Ed and I hope to publish a vibrant, strange, shocking, revealing, odd . . . oh, the adjectives are endless! Something memorable. A portmanteau.

If you have a story to tell, a song to sing, an image to show,  then, you can submit your idea or completed piece by email to creekmemories@gmail.com We’ll be canvassing you in other ways and in other venues; Coast Independent is just one.

We are looking for pieces in the 300-400 word range, though if you have more to say then fill yer boots!



Snapshot: The Roberts Creek Wharf

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In those days, when life in Roberts Creek was uncomplicated, summer evenings were spent either on the beach or on the wharf.

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Snapshot: The Unchanging Roberts Creek

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My first birthday at Roberts Creek was in 1964. I turned five that August, and our family had just moved to our place on the beach.

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