Way of the Mountain Poetry

Way of the Mountain #181

by Mountain Gazette August 2, 2011 August - September 2011

Catch two of Denver’s star performance goddesses, Zsudayka Nzinga and Bianca Mikahn, as well as rap/DJ phenom Thrax, at Shroomfest31 in Telluride, Aug. 18-21. Nice to see poetry woven into a conference on fungal allies. Summertime. Time to take poetry outdoors. Through windows. Out into the open air. The Japanese would float poems down creeks on […]

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Mountain Gazette #181 Cartographic...graphic

Footwork

by Tara Flanagan August 2, 2011 August - September 2011

We salute those whose feet, or obsessions with feet, have made cautionary tales for the rest of us.

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The Bright White Light

The Bright White Light

by M John Fayhee August 2, 2011 August - September 2011

Lightning is defined by its unpredictability.

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Trail Booty: When lost gear is found

Trail Booty

by John Cameron August 2, 2011 August - September 2011

When we fail at following proper Leave No Trace, we call it Trail Booty.

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Mug of love

Like the Turtle Lake Boulders

by Codye Reynolds August 2, 2011 August - September 2011

I hand the CocoMocha to the petite window washer woman who can’t get enough of them and I know he’s come in.

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How to Wash Dishes

How to Wash Dishes

by Abigail Sussman August 2, 2011 August - September 2011

You have made your dinner, eaten your fill, and are ready to wash dishes. First, lick your plate.

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High Water Lines

High Water Lines

by B. Frank August 2, 2011 August - September 2011

When high water pushes the river from its banks, old decisions pay off, or rise to haunt the current owners.

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Roadside breakfast. Jocelyn Catterson.

Mountain Scrapbook #181

by Mountain Gazette August 2, 2011 August - September 2011

MG accepts submissions for our monthly Mountain Scrapbook department. All mountain-related photos are welcome, the funnier, the better. Send submissions to keith@mountaingazette.com. Each month, we pick a winning photo, and the winner receives a year subscription to the Mountain Gazette, along with a Gazette bumpersticker.

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Bob Chamberlain: Nude, Wade Gulch, Lake City, 1994

Bob Chamberlain’s Mountain Vision #181

by Bob Chamberlain August 2, 2011 August - September 2011

Coming closer revealed it to be an inexplicable item of swimwear, hanging by itself, in the middle of nowhere, with no one in sight.

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