“Death of a Small Town”

I wrote the following story for a writing contest whose theme was Two Worlds. It made me think of how the small town that I grew up in differed from when my father grew up

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“What I’m Thankful For”

DECEMBER 2016 THE WRITE STUFF PAGE  NCW Essay Contest Winner by Kurt Buss As a Baby Boomer, I’ve lived long enough to be thankful for many things—and I’m most thankful for that. With Cuba in

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“Bringing It All Back Home”

I worked for many years in the building deconstruction and material reuse business, taking apart structures and re-purposing the components. I had the opportunity to write a feature article on the subject for the Boulder

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Natural Home “Eco-Expert”

I always loved this publication. It had a Southwest tone to it. It was nicely produced. I was happy when a friend of mine who worked there asked me if I'd respond to a question

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The Crazy Shepherd Years

First Issue | The Crazy Shepherd The original Crazy Shepherd editors: Karen Gerrity, Petr Kotz, Jim McCarter, Bill Lueders and myself (seated). "Holy the lone juggernaut! Holy the vast lamb of the middle class! Holy

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Ouch! H-o-i-p-e-e-s!

    The Crazy Shepherd Years | 1982     Click here to view the PDF file.

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