Two Weeks in Hopi

Traversing miles of arid high-desert spotted with the necks of ancient volcanoes, the road leading up to the three mesas is as flat as it is beautiful. To the west, on most days, the San Francisco Peaks are vis...
A Pawn in front of the Government of the People

PRM goes DNC-ing

I went to Philadelphia to witness the scene at the Democratic National Convention. It wasn't what was going to take place within the Well's Fargo Center that interested me (I could've stayed home and watched th...
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Where is My Mind? [#3]

Welcome back to another edition of 'Where is My Mind?' For those of you who haven't joined us before, this is a recurring feature of PastaRun Music where we delve into some of the topics that have been on our m...
Sunflowers in North Dakota

Responding to Terrorism

I was sitting in class in the 4th grade on September 11, 2001, and while all of my peers remember the specifics of that day, all I have is a vague recollection of being sent home early. Even that small detail, ...

Changing the Climate Change Debate

"Arguments only confirm people in their own opinions." - Booth Tarkington Trying to have a debate with someone about climate change can feel like you are rowing upstream at the crest of a waterfall. Often, sim...