• Conquering Negative Thinking

    Yesterday

    Negative thinking. There is plenty of that going around. Not enough money. Not enough snow. Overweight. No partner. You are not enough. Oh, and the upcoming inauguration. But there are ways to conquer negative thinking. Lesley Alderman lines out a few…

  • The Short Version: The Trump Dossier

    3 days ago.

    The point of it all is to break down the headlines, the week’s most controversial issues, determine why a particular issue is important to you, and reveal the best arguments on each side of the story. By reading Cleo Abram’s The Short Version,…

  • The Short Version: Obamacare

    1 week ago.

    The point of it all is to break down the headlines, the week’s most controversial issues, determine why a particular issue is important to you, and reveal the best arguments on each side of the story. By reading Cleo Abram’s The Short Version,…

  • Shrink Rap: Dr. Paul On Claiming a Richer, Fuller Life

    2 weeks ago.

    A Telluride local, Dr. Paul Hokemeyer is an internationally recognized expert on treating the clinical issues that arise at the intersection of relationships and behavioral health.  (Scroll down for more on Dr. Paul.) Dr. Paul was recently interviewed by Carleen…

  • The Short Version: Electoral College

    3 weeks ago.

    The point of it all is to break down the headlines, the week’s most controversial issues, determine why a particular issue is important to you, and reveal the best arguments on each side of the story. By reading Cleo Abram’s The Short Version,…

  • Telluride, Always for Christmas

    3 weeks ago.

    What was true three years in 2013 when our regular contributor Jesse James Mctigue originally wrote this story is abundantly true today, as we look out our windows at our winter wonderland: Telluride, always for Christmas.  A colleague asked me if…

  • Joe’s Diner: A True Santa Story

    3 weeks ago.

    Telluride local Michael Estwanik founded and ran the dearly departed American Songbook series, concerts featuring top performers from Broadway and cabaret, who put on shows that never failed to make our hearts sing. As should Michael’s charming story which suggests Christmas (and Santa) are states of mind…

  • The Short Version: Conflicts of Interest

    4 weeks ago.

    The point of it all is to break down the headlines, the week’s most controversial issues, determine why a particular issue is important to you, and reveal the best arguments on each side of the story. By reading Cleo Abram’s The Short Version,…

  • The Short Version: Torture

    1 month ago.

    The point of it all is to break down the headlines, the week’s most controversial issues, determine why a particular issue is important to you, and reveal the best arguments on each side of the story. By reading Cleo Abram’s The Short Version,…

  • TIO SE Asia: Art With A Heart & Summing Up

    1 month ago.

    In Siem Reap, Cambodia and in Luang Prabang, Laos, we encountered a phenomenon Paul Hawken described in a book of the same name as "blessed unrest.” “Blessed Unrest” is the umbrella Hawken hangs over grassroots movements all over the world, comprised of not-so-ordinary individuals and groups…

  • Your Inner Athlete: Coping When Things Are Heading South

    1 month ago.

    Dr. Haley Perlus is a regular presenter at the Telluride WOW Festival. This week, Haley talks about how to cope when things are heading south. In your sport. In life. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L7jMbc0sBwg&t=6s About Dr. Haley Perlus: Dr. Haley Perlus is a regular presenter at the Telluride WOW Festival, where…

  • The Short Version: Facebook News

    1 month ago.

    The point of it all is to break down the headlines, the week’s most controversial issues, determine why a particular issue is important to you, and reveal the best arguments on each side of the story. By reading Cleo Abram’s The Short Version,…

  • TIO SE Asia: Maison Polanka

    1 month ago.

    It was our temple away from the bucket-list temples in a temple town. And it comes with a mascot, a bunny named Lily. The difference between our hotel in Siem Reap and other venues in town is best summed up as the difference between…

  • TIO SE Asia: Into Cambodia

    1 month ago.

    Though we had spent four wonderful days in Cambodian waters during our Mekong River cruise, our experience the past  three days made it clear we were only getting a slice of the bounty of Cambodia. Chhay and Sel our guide…

  • The Short Version: The Electoral College

    1 month ago.

    The point of it all is to break down the headlines, the week’s most controversial issues, determine why a particular issue is important to you, and reveal the best arguments on each side of the story. By reading Cleo Abram’s The Short Version,…

  • TIO SE Asia: Dispatch 6, Mekong, Last Days

    2 months ago.

    If you’re happy and you know it clap your hands. Stomp your feet. Quack like a duck. Do whatever you like – but emote enthusiastically. While smiling from ear to ear like it’s Christmas. “If you’re happy…etc.” appears to be…