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Gray on ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’

I’m happy (and I’m sure you are as well) to introduce to you our first guest blogger, Dawn W. Petersen—wherein our heroine, Editor Extraordinaire, goes on a quest to intellectually stalk the Best-selling Beast, The-Book-That-Must-Not-Be-Named… Who among us has not … Continue reading

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Okay, I’m the world’s worst blogger.

You would be too, if you were surrounded by editors as talented as those who surround me! It’s intimidating. But I am a half-way decent writer—and a damned good volunteer. I am determined to make this New Year a more … Continue reading

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The composer behind E.T.A. Hoffmann’s Der Nußknacker und Mausekönig

As this is the season of memories, joy and delight—many people include in their festivities a night at the ballet to see a remarkable staple of the holiday season: The Nutcracker. The composer, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, has not only given … Continue reading

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“Writing Wrongs in Writing Books” by Ed Quillen

“Colorado has lost one of its most thoughtful and colorful characters,” Denver Post editorial-page editor Curtis Hubbard said. “For decades, Ed’s humor and keen eye shed light for Denver Post readers on topics ranging from our current politics to the … Continue reading

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“Calling for a Change of Heart”

Twenty years may at times seem long ago. But a careful examination of this interview by John Keeble with Derrick Jensen about his classic book Out of the Channel published in 1991, dealing with the Exxon Valdez oil spill is … Continue reading

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Dalva by Jim Harrison

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The Rocky Mountain Land Library

Journey of an Idea by Tom Wylie The Landscape of Home A Rocky Mountain Land Series Reader Edited by JEFF LEE With JOHN CALDERAZZO, SUEELLEN CAMPBELL & DAVID WAAG Illustrations by EVAN CANTOR Johnson Books/Rocky Mountain Land Library, $17.00 paper, … Continue reading

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To Be Read Aloud

To Do A Book of Alphabets and Birthdays GERTRUDE STEIN Illustrated by GISELLE PORTER Introduction by TIMOTHY YOUNG Yale University, $25.00 cloth, ISBN 978-0-300-17097-9 And now G comes after F. What did you say I said G comes after F. … Continue reading

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