Retired Albuquerque Journal state editor Fritz Thompson, an Albuquerque resident and a graduate of the University of New Mexico, has written a book about his hometown, Wagon Mound, N.M.
It’s about ranching, basketball and girlfriends. Its title is “The Life and Times of Fritz Thompson.”
Fritz didn’t write it for you. He wrote it “primarily for [his] city dweller [Albuquerque raised] daughters." He describes it as an “unsophisticated narration that defines growing-up-country…Continue
City of Albuquerque Names First Poet Laureate, Hakim Bellamy
An Historic Day for Albuquerque Poets...
33 year old Albuquerque poet Hakim Bellamy is named POET Laureate by Mayor Richard Berry. Earlier this month, Hakim was also named…Continue
Of all the poems Levi has written, I asked for this one. It is as iconic a piece of writing about New Mexico as there is. Read it and smile. Here's to Taos Plaza: to the low-riders, the tourists, the young ladies in their mini-faldas. Here's to cruising through all those yesterdays.