New Mexico Magazine, “The Lifeblood” by Ashley M. Biggers
Loved learning about the history and politics of the area, from the rivers act to the impact it has today on Hena and Pueblo people.
Texas Highways, “The Devil Made Me Do It” by Matt Joyce
The piece flowed like the river, using muscular prose that bordered on poetic.
Arizona Highways, “The Ultimate Arizona Road Trip” by Matt Jaffe
You can’t help but slide into the spirit of this road trip — languid, slow, road time peppered by distant freight trains and the strumming of an out-of-tune guitar.
Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors, “New. Found. Land.” by Nancy Harmon Jenkins
Great bits of history interspersed with nice quotes and locals’ expressions added to the overall sense of place. And truly, superb research.
Oklahoma Today, “Down to the River” by Robert Reid
Solid research – good anecdotes about JFK, legendary Bigfoot, and urban legends.