Tag Archives: Mexico

Chocolate

I like chocolate and I thought I knew a lot about chocolate.  It’s not just because I eat chocolate and get up in the middle of night and fix cocoa. No, it’s more basic than that.  I’ve bought cocoa beans … Continue reading

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My Books on Kindle

Just a heads up to those of you who have read my novels or are planning to read them on Kindle: I will be raising the price by one dollar on Shaman Priest, Down the Colorado, Sparrow Hawk, and Up … Continue reading

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Innocent man kidnapped and killed

MEXICAN CARTEL KIDNAPPED MAN IN US, SMUGGLED ACROSS BORDER, FEARED DEAD  852  5  1321   Email Article Print ArticleSend a Tip by BRANDON DARBY 9 Jul 2013 297POST A COMMENT The partial unsealing of a criminal complaint by theU.S. Attorney’s Office reveals a Mexican … Continue reading

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Living on the US-Mexico Border

http://abcnews.go.com/Nightline/video/living-us-mexico-border-native-americans-face-daily-19516005 The above link is to an ABC video on crossing the border into the United States through the Tohono O’odam Indian Reservation.  This is an area we know well and is an area Kiko and Maggie Perez discover while … Continue reading

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Driving through Mexico–1976

I found a second letter from Panama typed on a manual typewriter and dated May 3, 1976: “I keep starting letters and never finishing them, so I am going to write one long letter! We got into Panama City on … Continue reading

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Weaving a story with unruly threads

Many years ago, back in the pre-dawn of the Age of Aquarius, I built a back strap loom and taught myself to weave.  My loom was extremely simple.  I tied one end to a doorknob and the other end to … Continue reading

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Snow on the Desert

Tuesday, Januaray 29, 2013   When I wake up this morning the house is quiet.  It is still not quite light.  For the first time in several nights I do not hear rain falling in the night, lulling me into … Continue reading

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