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In Arizona, the people move ahead of the politicians
June 25, 2015
Birthday of the burning boot
Making peace with growing older, on a hike near Patagonia, Arizona.
March 12, 2014
The Tao of Pow: Learning to love winter
A newcomer to Utah learns to love winter with the help of snowshoes.
April 4, 2011
The Terrain of This Ambition
A writer wrestles with the huge shadows cast by the men and women of “Literary Utah.”
Sept. 6, 2010
Coming home to the cosmos
A wandering writer comes home to Utah after chasing meteorites around the world for years.
Sept. 10, 2009
Time to breathe
Stargazing and geology satisfy the spiritual needs of a Utah writer and teacher.
May 28, 2009
The backyard cat whisperer
Christopher Cokinos prides himself on being a cat whisperer, taking his cat out on a leash and helping it stalk the wily Utah grasshoppers.
July 16, 2007
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