Bartender Wisdom

It seems like another lifetime ago now; in 2003 I worked as a wildland fire fighter out at the Mormon Lake guard station on engine 5.1. I’ve worked for the Forest Service in some different capacities after that summer, but it was my favorite time. The terrific men and women I worked with mad…

Crows on a Cloud

It’s surprising how often my friends—yes, I have friends, no, not a lot—are not aware of Flagstaff Live!’s existence. Just the other day I was talking with an acquaintance, and she asked what I did for work. I told her I work with Flag Live! as an arts and culture reporter. After moments of …

College Chronicles

It’s only the second week of summer, but it feels like my life has suddenly become an episode of The Twilight Zone. I have chugged along all semester with my fellow peers, attended graduation with the influx of parents and family friends and celebrated the end of the semester with my roommat…

HIGHTOWER