Tag Archives: Santa Fe Stories

Breakthrough Santa Fe!

A very short review of Warm Bodies, some thoughts on the school bonds and Glenn Wikles’s vote, and all about Breakthrough Santa Fe. Hear Talia Winokur, the Director of Breakthrough Santa Fe and some Santa Fe Breakthrough students talk about … Continue reading

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Over Gov’s Objection, Higher Ed Center Goes Forward

Some thoughts on God and Santa Claus, the Republican obsession with rape and incest, and Captain Underpants.  And an interview with Carole Brito about the new Higher Education Learning Center — how it was planned, how Governor Martinez tried to … Continue reading

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Joel Boyd on Santa Fe Schools (Part I)

Today I share part I of my interview with Santa Fe’s new superintendent of schools, Joel Boyd.  As has been widely reported the Santa Fe School Board voted to sack the former superintendent of schools, Bobbi Gutierrez.  The board conducted a … Continue reading

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Nicholas Herrera: The Santero of El Rito

Nicholas Herrera is a contemporary artist whose art builds on and expands the traditional art of the Northern New Mexico Santero.  He is known as the Santero, the saint maker, of El Rito.  I visited with him at his home … Continue reading

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Dr. Bronze

Come with me on a tour of Santa Fe Bronze and hear the story of its new owner, Cheryl Kirk, former medical doctor and pathologist whose passion for Santa Fe prompted her to become… Dr. Bronze.  We also talk to Paul … Continue reading

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The Ms. Show: Who is Mrs. Nancy Udell?

“Do you know the women’s movement has no sense of humor?”  “No, but hum a few bars and I’ll see if I can sing along…”  When I got a wedding invitation addressed to Mrs. Nancy Udell, I started thinking, does … Continue reading

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