Anybody who does much driving in the Great American Southwest, will sooner or later wander into Deming, New Mexico. For one thing, it sits on I-10 which is the main wintertime route to the west coast. Even northerners like to go south from Albuquerque on I-25 and take the Hatch Cut-Off to I-10 in…Continue
NOB HILL—A couple hundred people showed up last night to discuss their concerns about the pending Albuquerque Rapid Transit project. From the look of the negative signs on various businesses along the street, I was sure it would be a lively meeting. Most said something like, “NO ART!”
The meeting was well…Continue
NOB HILL—Yesterday I went to Monte Vista Elementary School. I haven’t taught there for over 15 years, but still it was a pretty emotional experience. And today, of course, is our school bond election.
But what is a school? There is something about a school that cannot be captured in statistical…Continue
There are pictures I refuse to look at; people I can’t listen to without anger and words I refuse to read or write…Continue