‘Colorado’ Archive

Fitness and Civilization 22 May 2009 No Comments

Power walking, it turns out, is one of the hallmarks of the American civilization.  I had seen plenty of it in Los Angeles: folks in groups of two and three, arms swinging with their strides while making their way slowly but determinedly through the hills of Griffith Park.  I hadn’t paid much attention to these […]

Mall Walking Part II: Live Work Play 15 May 2009 No Comments

I stopped for lunch in Edwards, Colorado the other day.  I was looking for a decent hamburger; I found the future of America. ____________________ Edwards, on the outskirts of the ski resort of Vail, is not quite a town.  In fact, at first glance, it appears to be little more than a handful of strip […]