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.
- Edward Williams on When poisoning is the solution
- Jeff Zapko on Climate showdown on the Willamette in Oregon
- Jim Brandau on When poisoning is the solution
- Michael Weeks on Deaths renew calls for national parks to rescind BASE jumping bans
- John Finch on Illegal bike trails and a Forest Service crackdown divide a town