Archives for August 2009

The New West

You had a dream, didn't you?Blame it on Clint Eastwood, Zane Grey, or Miss Kitty.  You had a dream about the wild, wild, west. Now here you are, living in Phoenix, your shoes melting to the pavement as we speak, and no way to get the ice cream home before it melts.  Furthermore, you are surrounded on every side by Targets (and not the shooting kind), Starbucks and strip malls. Not cowboy in sight. Nor a cow, for that matter.What was it all about, anyway, that westward moving dream you had? … [Read more...]