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Our Feature Writers ROBIN SHEPHERD is a veteran journalist who serves as our Associate Editor/Senior Writer and is working as a developmental editor on a non-fiction book due out in 2017-18. Her writing has appeared in dozens of media outlets from the Morgan Hill Times to the San Francisco Business Journal and TechCrunch to the New York Times. Previously, she was a marketing pro with Bay Area creative agencies and high tech companies. THE LIFESTYLE MAGAZINE OF THE SOUTH SANTA CLARA VALLEY Published By IPC PUBLISHING A Division of InfoPOWER Communications CRYSTAL HAN is a freelance writer and artist. She gradu- ated from San Jose State University with a BFA in Animation/ Illustration. She aspires to become a novelist and is currently working on two books. Crystal enjoys baking, exercising, analyzing films with friends, and reading. She is also an avid cat lover. EDITOR-IN-CHIEF J. Chris Mickartz PUBLISHER/PHOTOGRAPHER Larry J. Mickartz JORDAN ROSENFELD is the author of 4 writing guides and 3 nov- els. Her articles have been published in such places as: Alternet, The Atlantic, Marin Magazine, the New York Times, the Petaluma Magazine, Salon, Ρ‘”M…ΈΙ…Ή₯͍Ό ‘Ι½Ή₯±”°Ρ‘”]…Ν‘₯ΉΡ½Έ)A½ΝЁ…Ή΅…Ήδ΅½Ι”Έ)MM= %Q%Q=H)I½‰₯ΈM‘•Α‘•Ι)]I%QIL) ΙεΝΡ…°!…Έ±₯₯„ Υ…‘ΙΌ)±₯ι…‰•Ρ  …ΙΙ•ΡЁ5…ΡΡ‘•ά!•Ή‘Ι₯­Ν½Έ)½Έ•1½Ι•ΉιΌM‘•ΙΙδ!•΅₯Ήέ…δ)5₯­”5½ΉΙ½”-₯΅‰•Ι±δέ•ΙΡθ)M…΄ ½ι鼁)½Ι‘…ΈI½Ν•Ή™•±)Y₯­€5₯Ή•ΙΩ„-…Ι•Έ1„ ½ΙΡ”)΅δ5±Ι½δ…Έ Ι…₯œ)5d5 1I=d₯́„ ½ΉΡΙ₯‰ΥΡ₯Ήœ]Ι₯ѕȁ…Ή‘₯ѽȁ…Π)I•έ₯Ι•5”ΈM‘—Šé‰••ΈΑΥ‰±₯Ν‘•…ЁQ‘” ½±%Ρ…±₯Œ°) ½Ν΅½Α½±₯Ρ…Έ°Q‘” ₯±±™½±°9½½‘±”° ±Υˆ5₯°I½±•I•‰½½Π°) ±½!•Θ°•±•Α‘…ΉΠ©½ΥΙΉ…°°Νέ•…ΡΑ…ΉΡΝ…Ή‘½™™•”Ή½΄°)…Ή½Ρ‘•ΙΜΈ!•Θέ•‰Ν₯Ρ”°…΅ε©΅•±Ι½δΉΉ•Π°½ΉΡ…₯ΉΜ‘•Θ)•‘₯Ρ½Ι₯…°Ν•ΙΩ₯•Μ…ΉέΙ₯Ρ₯ΉœΙ…™Π‰±½œΈ)-%5 I1d]IQh₯́„™Ι••±…Ή”έΙ₯Ρ•Θ½Ι•Α½ΙΡ•ΘΈ)M‘—Šé…ΡΡ•Ή‘•έΙ₯Ρ₯Ήœέ½Ι­Ν‘½Ά…ЁMΡ…Ή™½ΙUΉ₯Ω•ΙΝ₯Ρ䰁…Ή)9…ΙΙ…Ρ₯Ω”΅……ι₯Ή”ΈΙ•₯Α₯•ΉΠ½˜ΡέΌ5 5€‘5₯ΝΝ½ΥΙ€ ½±±•”)5•‘₯„ΝΝ½₯…Ρ₯½Έ€…έ…Ι‘Μ°Ν‘”•Ή©½έɕ…‘₯Ήœ°…Ή‘₯­₯ΉœΡ‘ɽ՝ )‘•Θ‘½΅•Ρ½έΈ½˜₯±Ι½δΈM‘—ŠéΥΙΙ•ΉΡ±δέ½Ι­₯Ήœ½Έ„‰½½¬½˜Ν‘½ΙΠ)ΝΡ½Ι₯•Μ°‘Ι½Ή₯±₯ΉœΡ‘”±₯™”½˜„΅½Ρ‘•Θ…Ή‘•ΘΝ½Έ‘•…±₯Ήœέ₯Ρ Ρ‘”)…™Ρ•Ι΅…Ρ ½˜‘₯ٽɍ”Έ) =9QI% UQ=IL)₯Ήœ½Ι₯”M՝…δ)₯Ή…Ή”)•™™Ι•δ4Έ=ΙΡ €Ό…Ή₯•°9•έΕΥ₯ΝΠ)I•…°ΝΡ…Ρ”5…ΙΡ„₯ΉΝ΅½Ι”€ΌQ•Ι€9•±Ν½Έ)!½΅”₯Ή…Ή₯Ήœ)…εΝ½ΈMΡ•‰‰₯ΉΜ) ‘₯±‘Ι•Έ½-₯‘Μ°%ΉŒΈ)M½±…ȁΉ•ΙδA…΄…ɍ₯„)Q½ΥΙ₯Ν΄)…Ή”!½έ…ɐ)=Υȁ•Α…ΙΡ΅•ΉΠ]Ι₯Ρ•ΙΜ)%MQI% UQ%=859H)‘…ȁi…±‘…Ή„)YIQ%M%9M1L)…‘Ω•ΙΡ₯Ν•΅‘Ρ½‘…乍½΄) =55U9%QdY9QL€˜%9=I5Q%=8)MΥ‰΅₯Ё™½Θ™Ι•”₯Ή±ΥΝ₯½Έ°ΝΑ…”Α•Ι΅₯ΡΡ₯ΉœΈ)I•±…Ρ₯½ΉΝ‘₯ΐ…Ή”)Y₯­€5₯Ή•ΙΩ„)Q‘•Έ€˜9½ά)5₯­”5½ΉΙ½”)!₯ΝΡ½Ι₯…±±δMΑ•…­₯Ήœ)±₯ι…‰•Ρ  …ΙΙ•ΡΠ)Q‘” ½½¬ •…Π)M‘•ΙΙδ!•΅₯Ήέ…δ)Ι½έ₯ΉœUΐ₯±Ι½δ)M…΄ ½ιιΌ+ € ½ΑεΙ₯‘Π€ΘΐΐΨ€΄ΔάΈ±°Ι₯‘Ρ́ɕ͕ΙΩ•Έ)9ΌΑ…ΙΠ°•₯Ρ‘•Θ•‘₯Ρ½Ι₯…°½Θ‘₯ΝΑ±…䁅‘Ω•ΙΡ₯Ν₯Ήœ°)΅…䁉”Ι•ΑΙ½‘Ս•έ₯Ρ‘½ΥЁέΙ₯ΡΡ•ΈΑ•Ι΅₯ΝΝ₯½Έ)™Ι½΄Ρ‘”ΑΥ‰±₯Ν‘•Θ…Ή…ΥΡ‘½ΘΈ)•΅…₯°θ©‘Ι₯͝΅‘Ρ½‘…乍½΄ƒŠˆΑ‘½Ή”€ΠΐΰΈΰΠΰΈΨΤΠΐ)%1I=dƒŠˆ5=I8!%10ƒŠˆM85IQ%8)ΙΡ™Υ±±δe½ΥΙΜ)…Έ Ι…₯œ)%ӊée½ΥȁMέ₯Ήœ°½±˜)½Έ•1½Ι•ΉιΌ))9UId½ IUId€ΘΐΔά)5…ΉΉ•Ί5…ΡΡ•Θ)-…Ι•Έ1… ½ΙΡ”)΅‘Ρ½‘…乍½΄)Q‘•…ѕȁM•Ή”)Q‘”Y₯Ή”)5…ΡΡ‘•ά!•Ή‘Ι₯­Ν½Έ±₯₯„ Υ…‘Ι„(ά