Captivating Stories from a Renegade Reporter

Former Los Angeles Times staff writer David Haldane loves telling stories. His first book, Berkeley Days: The Uncensored Memoirs of an Underground Journalist published in 2003, detailed his spiritual quest - profiling pagans, gurus, magicians, witches and other New Age characters - in pursuit of a personal peace.

Explore the Human Condition Through His Tales

Haldane's work has appeared in both print and online worldwide. Some of it was anthologized in Chicken Soup for the Single's Soul (Health Communications 1999) and Cultural Tapestry: Readings for a Pluralistic Society (Harper Collins, 1992). In addition, you can read his articlers and essays in many newspapers and magazines including: