I get the question "so, what exactly IS Spanish Market?" all the time from timid visitors to locals that have lived here all their lives. It's a simple enough question that doesn't really get answered anywhere. The more I learn about the Spanish Colonial Arts, the more I appreciate the historical significance and believe every New Mexican and every visitor should hear the introduction at least once. And, I completely recognize just how confusing all the jargon around the Markets can be.…Continue
Added by Sean Wells on July 24, 2016 at 7:30am — No Comments
There are so many places to see and things to do around here, it's really hard to pick just one to write about! This week, I decided to write about 10 (make that 11) things to do in the area. Technically, it's more than ten, as I fit more than one into each number. Next time someone tells you there is nothing to do in Albuquerque, direct them to this post! :)
Added by Paula Manning-Lewis on April 26, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments
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…Continue
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