In Mrs. J’s 5th grade class at Collet Park Elementary on Morris Blvd. in northeast Albuquerque, I recall getting a civics lesson on the American Government. Mrs. J expounded on the Executive, Legislative, and Judicial branches, along with checks,…Continue
On my first hike of the new year I headed up to the summit of the Sandias as the last storm clouds cleared the western horizon. I figured I just might get some good photos as the sun began to set. …Continue
Good morning, Albuquerque! I'm rubbing my eyes and feeling my way to the kitchen that's in this house to find the coffee, and you're probably already into your second cup. I salute you! I do! I really salute you, even if my eyes are half closed. So, on…Continue
Rehearsals for "Five Women Wearing the Same Dress" are well under way! Set building and the remaining rehearsals have officially commenced in The Cell Theatre. We're excited about our first show in this great space!
Much thanks to Tricklock for use of the…Continue
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According to a study prepared by the Benton Foundation, "since 2005 PEG Access Centers in at least 100 communities across the United States have been closed or endured severe funding cuts,…Continue
I’m not quite sure how old I was the first time I went to a midnight showing of the Rocky Horror Picture Show. I would say I was somewhere around 14 or 15 years old. I remember being shocked, amazed, and intrigued. I loved the energy. I loved the music. And, more than anything, I loved the…Continue
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We have been discussing getting rid of our van for several weeks now. What better day than "Dump the Pump" day?! When I say getting rid of our van, I mean getting rid of having a vehicle, period. We have…Continue
He was said to be friendly and personable at times, and many recalled
that he was as "lithe as a cat".…Continue
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As part of the Women and Creativity series for the month of March 2011, I will be joining fellow performance artists Vivian Nesbitt and Linda Martin in a workshop of movement, meditation, and imagination. It will be a day of inspired creativity,…Continue
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I climbed the mountain yesterday on a route that took me from the tram parking lot through the La Luz trail and then up some improvised routes to the top of the mountain.
(La Luze trail taken just east of the La Cueva overlook
If you are interested in hiking and wonder what the trail is…Continue
This book is a close look at a man who was raised by a mentally ill grandmother in the South Valley of Albuquerque, New Mexico after his birth mother handed him over to her parents.
Mr. Griego’s memoir takes the reader thought his long life of pain and misery after he was diagnosed with a mental illness himself. He describes the details of how the medications caused uncontrollable side effects and his debrief with his diagnoses.
This book takes you into the mind of someone who…Continue
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