Traveling Tintypes, Cosmic Caves, and Barefoot in the Bosque-Oh New Mexico

New Mexico is a very intense place. The temperature can shift fifty degrees in one day and you can experience blinding hailstorms one moment and sunshine the next. The land is wild and gorgeous and fierce mirroring the people who live here. There is as much beauty as there is cultural devastation. Violence, poverty, and …

Cemeteries for Recovering Perfectionists: God I Love New Mexico

I must have had some very good lifetimes as a Latin Catholic. My ancestors were German Lutheran preachers, but somehow I have always been in love with Mary, Jesus, and Our Lady of Guadalupe. My German grandmother had a bust of Mother Mary that she would stroke with a vaseline covered rag every day to honor …

The Tarot de St. Croix is almost finished! Reserve your own through Indiegogo now

I love Lisa de St. Croix. She is a fellow earthen artist who lives the life of the Creatrix. We met when I lived in Santa Fe, and have been friends ever since. She was also one of the featured artists in MK Barr's movie, Painted in the Desert about my own creative underworld journeys in …