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SOLITUDE LOST…or just DISCARDED? …by Jim Stiles

How Silence & Tranquility Became Antiquated Notions in the Brave New West…   I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself, than be crowded on a velvet cushion.                                                                                                ~Henry David Thoreau When Thomas Jefferson…

THE CALM BEFORE the SWARM #2: The ‘Joy of Being Poor’ Gets Run Over By a Bicycle…by Jim Stiles

EDITOR’S NOTE: For Part One of: ‘The Calm before the Swarm,” go to: http://www.canyoncountryzephyr.com/2011/12/01/the-calm-before-the-swarm-by-jim-stiles/ After decades in operation, the Atlas Uranium Mill, once the lifeblood of the community, ground to a halt, closed in 1984 and never re-opened. The domestic…