Voces&Blogs

El Big Bend: Un parque nacional, un pueblo fantasma y las piedras que gritan a través de las redes sociales El Big Bend: Un parque nacional, un pueblo fantasma y las piedras que gritan a través de las redes sociales Crónica Dec 6th Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera Y él respondió: Os digo que si estos callaran, las piedras clamarán. Lucas 19:40 Quizás el día más feliz de mi recorrido con el periodista Sergio Chapa fue cuando visitamos la región del Big Bend, cuyo nombre proviene del recodo......Read More
Big Bend: A park, a ghost town and crying rocks Big Bend: A park, a ghost town and crying rocks Imagenes Dec 6th Sergio Chapa After a hearty breakfast, Lupita and I set out for Big Bend National Park and the Boquillas border crossing. It was a two-hour drive with no cell phone service to the town of Study Butte where we made a pit stop. You can cross on foot......Read More
My futile attempt to eat healthfully lasted four days My futile attempt to eat healthfully lasted four days Voces&Blogs Dec 5th Marisol Muñoz EL PASO – More and more people in the world are suffering from diseases such as diabetes, obesity, and cancer because of their eating habits, but many of us sometimes change healthy food for better-tasting foods that are not suitable......Read More
19. Residuos de Espanto, Liliana V. Blum My futile attempt to eat healthfully lasted four days Voces&Blogs Dec 5th Sylvia Aguilar Zéleny “El pasado sigue siendo el ruido de fondo para cada acto de mi vida..” Liliana V. Blum Abigail está en al sala de espera de un hospital. Abigail espera noticias de su abuela que ha sido internada de emergencia. Abigail, hay que......Read More
The reality of being alone creates the reality of relationship The reality of being alone creates the reality of relationship Voces&Blogs Nov 29th Stanley S. Smith Our three grandchildren range in age: just over two, just over three, and six years old. They are adorable. I think at first that is not possible for a grandchild to be anything less than adorable. Of course that is the message sent......Read More
Borderzine.com invites El Paso area community members to participate in a focus group for the redesign of Borderzine’s website Borderzine.com invites El Paso area community members to participate in a focus group for the redesign of Borderzine’s website Featured Nov 22nd Angel Cancino EL PASO – Borderzine.com will conduct a series of focus groups interviews in order to generate information that will support the redesign of the organization’s website with the purpose of better serving the needs of its readers. Borderzine......Read More
Entre Del Río y el Big Bend: El río Pecos, Marathon, Marfa, Alpine y las empresas del “Otro Lado” Entre Del Río y el Big Bend: El río Pecos, Marathon, Marfa, Alpine y las empresas del “Otro Lado” Crónica Nov 22nd Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera La semana pasada reflexionaba sobre varios temas propios de la región que divide a México y Estados Unidos, y al final mencioné que hablar de la frontera no se trata únicamente de hablar de temas de seguridad, migración y tráfico......Read More
¡Nos vamos al Mundial!… Casi. Entre Del Río y el Big Bend: El río Pecos, Marathon, Marfa, Alpine y las empresas del “Otro Lado” Sports Nov 22nd Noel Ramirez EL PASO – Nunca he sido muy fanático del fútbol (soccer) y, por lo tanto, no veo mucho fútbol, salvo partidos ‘importantes y relevantes’ para la selección mexicana, como podría ser un partido definitivo en algún campeonato,......Read More
The mysterious Marfa Lights The mysterious Marfa Lights Imagenes Nov 22nd Sergio Chapa This is the only stretch of our trip where we did not cross the border. There are some 250 miles separating the Amistad Dam International Border Crossing from the one border crossing inside Big Bend National Park. Our journey continued......Read More
Seasons – The ordeals of change rushing towards us Seasons – The ordeals of change rushing towards us Voces&Blogs Nov 21st Stanley S. Smith My copy of Eric Hoffer’s, The Ordeal of Change was published in 1976. I am re-reading it now, along with his, The True Believer, and along with that a whole collection of current writing all focused on what kind of creatures......Read More