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Martin's Voice: Frothy Fiction Set in Santa Fe; Curl Up in Bed With It

     The book is called Martin’s Voice. Why, I don’t know. It’s kind of a saucy book, and includes a Latin word or two like coitus interruptus, but it is not what you would call naughty by any means. It’s a rather unorthodox piece of fiction, filled with big words. Among them such names and places as Rosa Parks, the New Mexican, Nagasaki, Nixon, Robert Oppenheimer, the Bull Ring, John F. Kennedy, Selma, Ala., opium, Corvette, George McGovern, hippies.

     Not all are nouns. There are…

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Added by Ben Moffett on March 6, 2015 at 3:20pm — No Comments

Giveaway: Tickets to see Ira Glass

If you loved This American Life and SERIAL, you're gonna want to head over to Popejoy Hall Sunday afternoon, when radio and podcast pioneer (in a not-old way) Ira Glass will be talking about how he's working to reinvent radio.

We've got a pair of tickets to give…

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Added by Duke City Fix on March 6, 2015 at 2:00pm — 7 Comments

What To Do In ABQ

What a weekend! Let's go out!

Friday, March 6

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Added by Adelita on March 6, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments

Video and Next Print Contest

My next drawing for a free print will be March 31, 2015 and I'll be giving away a 10 x 12 print of My Agave. This contest is only for my email newsletter subscribers, so be sure to sign up!

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Added by Gayle Faucette Wisbon on March 6, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments

Morning Fix: A lover, not a fighter

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Added by Sophie on March 6, 2015 at 7:00am — 4 Comments

ABQ Pics: Saints Saints Saints

My favorite ABQ mural. I've featured it before, even with 'Papa' -the artist/priest here- but not a full…

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Added by Dee Cohen on March 6, 2015 at 5:00am — No Comments

CCRAP

As a 40 year old, bachelor for life, with no kids, I have to admit I've been tuning out the passionate debate about New Mexico Education reforms these past few years. Just…

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Added by Brian Fejer on March 5, 2015 at 11:00pm — 6 Comments

Albuquerque truck farm, ca. 1910

Vegetable display at an Albuquerque truck farm, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Date: 1910? From the collection of the Palace of the Governors.…

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Added by Duke City Fix on March 5, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments

At the Urban Homestead - Growing Your Own Fodder

Well, we got a lot of snow here in Albuquerque last weekend - as it melted it slowly percolated into the soil, watering trees, perennials and soil.  You could almost hear the "ahhhhhhh"!

Added to that, a raven checked out our yard this morning, there are baby tomato and chile plants on the rack fitted with…

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Added by Robin Day on March 5, 2015 at 10:30am — 1 Comment

Morning Fix: Boiling Point

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Added by Sophie on March 5, 2015 at 7:00am — No Comments

AbQ Pics: Tiny House

Added by Dee Cohen on March 5, 2015 at 5:13am — No Comments

A Trip to Old Mexico right here in New Mexico?

A trip to the Los Altos Ranch Market is more than just a shopping trip.  It's about the music, the colorful aisles, the smell of fresh corn tortillas and much more! …

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Added by Doug R on March 4, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Builder and Makers: Juli Hendren

Juli is an actor, theatre artist, traveler, and arts leader. She is authentic, funny, insightful, curious, and dedicated to the transformative power of theatre in our community.…

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Added by Shelle VanEtten de Sanchez on March 4, 2015 at 10:30am — 1 Comment

Morning Fix: Tumbleweed posse

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Added by Sophie on March 4, 2015 at 7:00am — 5 Comments

ABQ Pics: Feet & Paws

Added by Dee Cohen on March 4, 2015 at 5:09am — 4 Comments

The Dinner Bell - Doggone it

Say you find yourself on the West Side, or lost in the maze of roads and shops around Cottonwood Mall. You're hungry, but you want something fast--but not that same old stuff found on every corner. Rejoice, Urban Hot Dog is there for you.

Urban Hot Dog has been open for a couple of years now.  As…

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Added by Butterball on March 3, 2015 at 2:00pm — 3 Comments

Who Are the Fort Sill Apaches & Why Is Governor Martinez Against Them?

Yesterday afternoon, in a story posted on the Deming Headlight website,  veteran newsman Steve Terrell of the Santa Fe New Mexican reported that a writ of mandamus has been filed by the Fort Sill Apaches to force Governor Susana Martinez to negotiate a gambling contract with the tribe.



Up until a…

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Added by Johnny_Mango on March 3, 2015 at 10:30am — 10 Comments

Morning Fix: Cut-rate mobile dental

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Added by Sophie on March 3, 2015 at 7:00am — 2 Comments

ABQ Pics: Apodaca Dodge

Added by Dee Cohen on March 3, 2015 at 4:50am — No Comments

West Bluff Paintings

I have lived in the West Bluff area for over two years now and I've been working on several paintings. My most recent painting is entitled Snow on the Bluff and is available for…

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Added by Gayle Faucette Wisbon on March 2, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments

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