September 14, 2009
How we find it; how we understand it; how we care for it.
Jimmy Santiago Baca's novel A Glass of Water compassionately describes the lives of Mexican immigrants.
In Michelle Huneven's novel Blame, a woman tries to deal with her guilt after a drunken-driving accident.
Three new short story collections -- Nine Ten Again by Philip Condon, Where The Money Went by Kevin Canty, and Maile Meloy’s Both Ways Is The Only Way I Want It -- feature working-class men coping with damaged lives.
- Joel Dugdale on Endurance runners in the Grand Canyon are missing the point
- Meg Scherch-Peterson on Shell’s giving up drilling in the Arctic Ocean. Now what?
- George Winters on What Mt. Hood’s fading summer ski season means
- John F Mijer on Congress lets sun set on Land and Water Conservation Fund
- Gary Beverly on Does optimism have a place in Western water politics?