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Don McIver
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The Cover Project
Every other week, I host Afternoon Freeform on 89.9 KUNM .  The idea behind the show is to highlight the connections in music across genres.  While I'm not a musicologist and can't tell you why certain songs go together well, but I am a poet, and I approach...

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If the 1st Amendment protects Free Speech, it also protects my deafness to it as well.
The year was 1998 and I’d recently freed up my schedule so
that I could go to this poetry open mike at a place just down the road called Best Price Books & Coffee .  At the time there was a lot poets every week.  We’d meet up before and write or talk and ge...

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The Pride of Drink
When in the course of human civilization, we come to abandoning old habits for the greater good; we take the challenge boldly; we march forward as if our destiny awaits; we stand before the masses and proclaim, “I will do it.  I will sacrifice for the great...

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If Farina means Flour, does that mean we don’t get any cheese on our Pizza?
Down Route 66 from
the student ghetto, through the empty office wasteland and cheap motels of the
eastern edge of Edo (East Downtown), Farina
Pizzeria holds court in a long, exposed brick wall flat with a slightly
elevated patio jutting out from the back of...

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Peregrinating the Albuquerque Bosque-the Autumnal Equinox edition
Overview:   In June, around the Summer Solstice, my wife, my dog, and I set out to hike the Albuquerque Bosque from end to end over two days .  It was well over a hundred degrees and after starting later than expected we didn't make it as far the first day ...

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If you're interested in reading about my recent trip to Scotland...have at it.  Lots of good pictures too if you want to avoid text.

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Rootless American No Longer-Scotland, UK
The United Kingdom Up at the top of that map, basically the top half, is a tiny nation with a big footprint.  With roughly the same population as Minnesota, Scotland has a land mass the size of South Carolina, yet there are more people in the United States ...

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Rootless American No Longer-Scotland, UK
The United Kingdom Up at the top of that map, basically the top half is a tiny nation with a big footprint.  Not just for me, but this article will explore the personal connection I have with Scotland, and to a small degree the country's impact on the U.S. ...

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Peregrinating the Albuquerque Bosque
Don, Mindy, and Zoe getting ready to head out at Valle de Oro photo credit Damien Flores (all photos Don McIver unless otherwise noted) Overview: Bosque is a Spanish term for woodlands and,
in this case, refers to a forest along the flood plain of the Rio...
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