All Stories Tagged 'the' (49)

Searching for Ghufoor

Dennis Herrick, a slight, active man in his 60s, stands on the ridge of a sand hill and gestures down over a low wall toward a strangely empty lot in one of Bernalillo’s largest subdivisions. “So, there, probably where that cul-de-sac is, that was the plaza,” he says, with the confidence of a man…


Added by City on the Edge on September 15, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments

The Sunday Poem: Forrest Agee

Greetings and Salutations!…


Added by The DitchRider on June 5, 2016 at 8:02am — No Comments

Wind blown in Albuquerque

wind4.jpg A photo of how the wind blew my hair today. I don't mind the…


Added by Irene Blea on March 25, 2016 at 4:52pm — No Comments

The Sunday Poem: Kristian Ashley Macaron

Greetings and Salutations!

I can't believe it has taken me so long to share the work of one of my favorite local poets and educators.…


Added by The DitchRider on December 6, 2015 at 9:16am — No Comments

The Heights Artful Saturday, November 21

Work on view at Framing Concepts Gallery

SE-OC Right Brain Gallery

3100 Menaul Blvd. NE - 816.0214 - - …


Added by Albuquerque ARTScrawl on November 20, 2015 at 3:54pm — No Comments

Thoughts on Gringos Who Participate in Day of the Dead

[Banner image pictured is a panorama painting of scenes from the Marigold Parade by Sean Wells]
I originally posted this article on my Facebook page to a huge positive response and lots of…

Added by Sean Wells on November 4, 2015 at 4:30pm — 10 Comments

Morning Fix: That Long Black Cloud

  • More rain: our San Juan/Chama water shortfall is almost gone. Our groundwater reserves are rising. Do we owe it all to…

Added by Phil_0 on July 31, 2015 at 7:00am — 1 Comment

Freedom - Land of the Free

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,…


Added by Brian Fejer on July 2, 2015 at 7:30pm — 1 Comment

Searching for the light in the Sandias

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. …


Added by David on January 4, 2015 at 9:00pm — 3 Comments

Thomas Mapfumo & the Blacks Unlimited

Thomas Mapfumo will be performing live @ Leo's night club on 1119 Candelaria NW ABQ

Brand new album release show.

Thomas Mapfumo Biography.

Affectionately known at home as “Mukanya” (“Baboon”) and to the rest of the world as the “Lion of Zimbabwe’, Thomas Mapfumo has been a witness to and participant in history in his… Continue

Added by Zambezi Sound System on April 14, 2014 at 9:13am — 3 Comments

Morning Fix: Fission Fission!


Added by Phil_0 on December 18, 2013 at 7:00am — 10 Comments

The Sunday Poem: Rachel McKibbens...Pushing Daisies

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…


Added by The DitchRider on July 7, 2013 at 8:00am — 5 Comments

Duke City Rep moved "Five Women" rehearsal into The Cell Theatre yesterday!

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…


Added by Duke City Rep on May 7, 2013 at 3:15pm — No Comments

The War on Free Speech in Albuquerque and the USA: The Bigger Picture

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,…


Added by Erica Jones on April 25, 2012 at 3:30pm — 1 Comment

Shivering in Antici...

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…


Added by RiRiSynCyr on October 17, 2011 at 1:11pm — 4 Comments

Recovery Cat 7.30.2011

Employees of the newspaper were accused of engaging in phone hacking and obtaining illicit information by bribing police officers and exercising improper influence on politicians and the police. The results of investigations conducted from 2005–2007 reached the conclusion that the… Continue

Added by J. Paul Lanier on July 30, 2011 at 7:30am — 1 Comment

Defense Force Series

What began as a single novel published in 2006, The Defense Force Series has now grown to include three novels, American Defense Force: The Triangle, Covert Defense Force: Sake of Time and the newest novel in the series - Time Defense Force: 2025,with a fourth in the works- Special Ops Force: Temporal Armageddon.

The basic premise:

The Triangle:

When the United States Faces the threat of a dirty bomb, Major Robert Tucker and the 27th Air Wing of the American Defense… Continue

Added by Gary A Wilson on July 28, 2011 at 8:30am — No Comments

Dumping the Pump, FOR GOOD! Easily possible in Albuquerque!

photo taken from Transit website


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…


Added by Paula Manning-Lewis on June 16, 2011 at 4:30pm — 27 Comments

Recovery Cat 5.7.2011

He was said to be friendly and personable at times, and many recalled

that he was as "lithe as a cat".…


Added by J. Paul Lanier on May 7, 2011 at 6:00am — No Comments

"My Life My Story My Song" Workshop



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,…


Added by Ramona King on March 14, 2011 at 5:12pm — No Comments

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