Two video visits to the remarkable Pumpkin House in Kenova, West Virginia, one of the Seven Wonders of the Mountain State.
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October 31, 2015
July 20, 2012
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Leaving the Oregonian Rivendell of the Fishtrap writers workshop experience, a vast wasteland presents itself, full of cattle drives out of the 19th century, bearded wanderers on bicycle and the dry tang of the Empty Quarter.
July 18, 2012
A session with writer Luis Alberto Urea delivers live-action magic realism as deer be chillin’ on the Fishtrap lawn and the chortling stream invites you to sit down and write in Joseph, Oregon.
July 17, 2012
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I would, were I able, drive straight into the highest of the peaks ahead, to that notch where snow sits upon a single peak as on a glacier. Why didn’t someone tell me of Oregon before?
March 29, 2011
Former porn star Annie Sprinkle and Beth Stephens, her West-Virginia-born artist wife, marry the Appalachian Mountains. Larry Gibson is there and lots and lots of purple performers.
January 23, 2011
She’s not famous. She’s not notorious. But to the people who ride her mountain bus through the backroads of West Virginia, she’s essential.
December 3, 2010
Zoot-suiting up for the Purple Wedding to the Mountains, wherein former porn legend Annie Sprinkle and her professor-artist wife from West Virginia stage an eco-sensual event.
November 10, 2010
Encountering former porn star Annie Sprinkle in a West Virginia restaurant, she and her West Virginia native wife reveal their upcoming Purple Wedding to the Mountains.