• Locations: Fiction, Opinion Published

    Works in Progress - May 25, 2023

    Stopping a season in its tracks
    By Chris Hassig

    Have you wished to stop a season in its tracks? 
    To curl up in its ephemeral corner
    To be engaged, one by one, toread more →

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    Spring Awakening Women's Gathering


    You are invited to join us in community for an immersive experience to celebrate spring, connect with the elements of earth and water and plant your seeds of intention that you will tend to throughout this season surrounded by the beauty of Veltus Park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado.

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Branching Out: So excited for seed season

    Every spring starts in my living room in February and March.

    I collected seeds all last autumn, a compulsive habit born of years of desire. Rambling about, Juniper and I inevitably see something—

    “Oh, my god, I want that!” I say, pointing to an unfamiliar plant.

    “Mom, you always say… read more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Branching Out: Living the enlivening of spring

    I almost drove off the road when I caught sight of the wild Merriam’s turkeys — two or three toms were in full display mating mode. How could you miss them? Sunlit, the ivory and cream bands of their tail fans were incandescent, their regal sway reminiscent of an elk’s… read more →

  • Locations: Opinion Published

    Spring skiing at Sunlight

    Sunlight is a great ski resort! It is located 12 miles from Glenwood Springs. If you are a beginner, Sunlight offers ski and snowboard lessons and contains many beginner runs. If you are more experienced, the other half of the mountain has more intermediate runs. There are three chair lifts,… read more →