poetry

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - Sept. 16, 2021

    RFSD board election
    This letter is in support of Kenny Teitler for Roaring Fork School District School Board District A.
    Being a former teacher, Kenny knows what it takes to keep quality teachers in the classroom. He knows that teachers need time with students and time to create… read more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - Aug. 19, 2021

    Surprise, for now

    When I took my yearly sentimental journey to the Camas Prairie in north central Idaho in late June this year, I found a surprise that shocked me. I got there just in time for the first Pacific Northwest heat dome to hit andread more →

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    The ARTery by VOICES: Youth Takeover

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    The ARTery by VOICES presents youth poetry, dance, and original song-writing at the Glenwood Downtown Market on Tuesday, 8/17, from 4-8pm.…

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    The ARTery by VOICES at Mountain Fair

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    Come check out our tiny+mobile art+performance space, the ARTery, during Mountain Fair in downtown Carbondale! Saturday performances feature: a Community Crankie with Natalie Spears and the Roaring Fork Drawing Club (10-11:30am), CoMotion with Eric Baumheier (11:30-1pm), and Women’s Voices with Music, Dance, and Stories (1-2:30pm). Sunday performances feature: VOICES’ Tiny…

  • The ARTery by VOICES at Mountain Fair thumbnail

    The ARTery by VOICES at Mountain Fair

    Published

    Come check out our tiny+mobile art+performance space, the ARTery, during Mountain Fair in downtown Carbondale! Saturday performances feature: a Community Crankie with Natalie Spears and the Roaring Fork Drawing Club (10-11:30am), CoMotion with Eric Baumheier (11:30-1pm), and Women’s Voices with Music, Dance, and Stories (1-2:30pm). Sunday performances feature: VOICES’ Tiny…

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    The ARTery by VOICES Youth Takeover!

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    VOICES’ Youth takeover the ARTery for a fun, inspiring evening of poetry, original songs, movement, and community engagement. Part of TACAW’s Wednesday Night Live series in downtown Willits.…

  • Locations: Columns Published

    Poetry in times of conquest

    By Carlos Herrera Montero

    In the previous article, we talked about the poetic work that existed during Pre-Columbian times. The arrival of theSpaniards in 1492 and the beginning of the conquest (XVI century, from circa 1520 to 1570) was the process of exploration, conquering and colonization ofread more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - June 3, 2021

    Marble fire

    On the first really warm day this spring, May 27, a resident began burning brush on his property above the town of Marble. It went out of control and smoke was observed by fire officials who drove up to investigate. They found that theread more →

  • Locations: Columns Published

    Flowers and songs: Aztec poetry

    By Carlos Herrera Montero

    We begin a new series of articles about Latin American literature (written originally in Spanish for el Sol del Valle) with a brief exposition of Pre-Columbian poetry. The series will not be a comprehensive study, rather cultural brushstrokes that, hopefully, willread more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - May 26, 2021

    Re: Francisco

    I am disappointed about the dismissal. This is a perfect case for a trial to sort out what took place on Dec. 24, 2020. The concerned public deserves and requires an explanation and a resolution of this important case for the future of policing and justice… read more →