V.21 No.28 | 7/12/2012
What a Way to Make a Livin’
By Erin Adair-Hodges
The American workplace is built for 1950s Man, a pomaded machine who didn’t need vacation or time with his kids.
V.19 No.18 | 5/6/2010
Photo and styling by Jack Atlantis
The Art of Baby Catching
Modern midwifery in New Mexico
By Whitny Doyle, R.N.
Every now and again, my mother will look at my sisters and me with a self-satisfied little smile and declare, “I grew you girls!” Technically, she’s correct. She successfully performed one of nature’s coolest party tricks and produced three other healthy human lives. Furthermore, she suffered no birth-related injuries or residual complications (except for the mild mental derangement that most parents develop). Mom has every right to feel proud of her achievements. But the odds for such happy outcomes were stacked in her favor.
V.18 No.53 | 12/31/2009
Courtesey of Joanna
A same-sex couple's quest for a child
By Marisa Demarco
Tamara and Joanna thought they'd already be in Albuquerque, fixing up the home they own, nesting with a newborn. Instead, their attempts to have a baby drained away tens of thousands of dollars. "Here we are, $40,000 or so down the line, and nothing to show for it," Tamara says. "That's hard."
Bees and Seeds Festival at Tractor Brewery Wells Park
Second annual fest with eco-friendly vendors, food trucks, artists and professional beekeepers. Free plants available courtesy of Red Tractor Farm.
Cloak and Dagger Fest • Gorgon City • electronic, house • Treasure Fingers • dance • option4 at Effex
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