up bear creek
This week’s Up Bear Creek is a poem for Mary Friedberg, who died on Sunday, Nov. 26.
mf danced off/ last night/ in my arms/ as i ommed / to an almost full moon/ above a raging sea of mountains.
If it hadn’t been for military might, we might not exist as an independent nation.
Art Goodtimes will take a hiatus from his Up Bear Creek column until the November election, to campaign for his fourth term as the District 3 San Miguel County Commissioner.
Conceived in war-time, born in peace-time, Goodtimes anticipates ‘The War’ on Blu-Ray.
Thoughts on celebrating the Constitution and kudos go out to the towns of Ophir and Telluride and the Sheep Mountain Alliance for holding the state’s feet to the fire.
Fire bans and water call-ups. Western folks have been talking about over-stocked forests, and urban folks have been talking about climate changes, and it all seems to be coming together – unlike ou...
JOAN MAY … It has been a singular pleasure to work with Joan on the County Board of Commissioners. She is bright, fair, of the deepest integrity and understands the difference between good governan...
A spring gem, Mountainfilm is a uniquely Telluride event.
Rafting the San Juan River and partisan madness.
Norwood mourned the passing of Terrell S. Snyder this past weekend.
Goodbye, Sharon Shuteran. Our county judge was one of those bedrock locals who defined what was different about Telluride.
In which – “ohmygoddess” – our paleohippie correspondent revisits Phoenix – in his own car, after an absence of 30 years.
‘I think I’m becoming a SWOSaholic.’
More thoughts on our energy future, a love for soft cheese and the Dove Creek Press and an upcoming basket show.
Putting some facts into perspective, the writing of Sean McNamera and a look at Green Party candidates.
The atom’s dirty little secret is that nuclear power produces energy too expensive to insure.
Dr. Scott Ortman’s Winds From the North: Tewa Origins and Historical Anthropology is a read that both lay readers and specialists can follow his crafted arguments and startling hypotheses.
On time in the bay area working a collection of poetry performances…and thoughts on San Juan county’s new zoning regulations.
Thoughts on cleanup costs in the West End, Chernobyl and short term rentals in the county.