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VIEW TO THE WEST
On The Brink
by Peter Shelton
Mar 18, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
An homage to Peter Brinkman, charismatic ski school leader who died young, at 74.
UP BEAR CREEK
Mexican New Mex Fusion in Santa Fe
by Art Goodtimes
Mar 11, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
In this week’s Up Bear Creek: A restaurant name correction, a review of books, a call for recognition of Liu Xiao-bo, Leonard Peltier, and those murdered at Wounded Knee.
SPORTS WATCH
Could Expansion of Big 10 Spell Opportunity for a Beleaguered Notre Dame?
by Gus Jarvis
Mar 11, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
With college football changing at a rapid rate, is Notre Dame at risk of falling behind into oblivion?
RAISING ELLE
The Things We Carry
by Martinique Davis
Mar 11, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
If only we could choose which of our parents’ traits to inherit.
VIEW TO THE WEST
The Oscar and The Killer Whale
by Peter Shelton
Mar 11, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
The Oscar and The Killer Whale
UP BEAR CREEK
Doing Poetry Down in Old Mexico
by Art Goodtimes
Mar 04, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Field notes from a poetry conference in Mexico.
SPORTS WATCH
I’ll Take John Daly Over Tiger Woods Any Day
by Gus Jarvis
Mar 03, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
The list of everything John Daly has done is three times as long as Tiger Woods’ list, yet I can’t help to like Daly and dislike Woods.
RAISING ELLE
Judy Shepard Asks: ‘Why is “Gay” an Insult in the First Place?’
by Martinique Davis
Mar 03, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Judy Shepard comes to Gay Ski Week with one message: Erase Hate.
VIEW TO THE WEST
Wake-Up Call
by Peter Shelton
Mar 02, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Early-morning visitors shake up the routine, but when everything settles down, coffee is made (and the miscreants are caught), several favorite movies have been revisited
UP BEAR CREEK
Learning the Tao of T’ang Poetry
by Art Goodtimes
Feb 25, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
The Tao of T’ang Poetry that remains pertinent through the millennia…
RAISING ELLE
Trying to Endure a Pregnant Ski Season
by Martinique Davis
Feb 25, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
‘I can’t help but feel envious of all of my blissfully soccer ball-free cohorts, whisking around on Dynamo without a care in the world.’

local perspective

By Seth Cagin

raising elle

By Martinique Davis

up bear creek

By Art Goodtimes

sports watch

By Gus Jarvis

dispatches

By Rob Schultheis

view to the west

By Peter Shelton