Other State: New Mexico, USA
party in the cemetery. The amputation of the bronze foot. The reincarnation
of Billy the Kid. The only book ever to make The New York Times
best-seller list in both fiction AND non-fiction. The female gentlemen.
The cave that waited 40 years. The murderous "squaw man."
Where will you find these strange stories, and more? Only in "The
Other State: New Mexico, USA." Anyone who lives in or travels
to New Mexico understands that it is a place unlike anywhere else.
Extremely unlike anywhere else.
true tales, brief and fast-moving, paint a unique portrait of a
unique land. They are told by a multiple-award-winning writer, who
found his home in New Mexico decades ago and has been telling its
story ever since. If you too feel New Mexico's spell, then welcome
to . . . "The Other State."
in Georgia, trained in New York, Richard McCord found home in New
Mexico in 1971. Three years later he founded the weekly Santa Fe
Reporter, which soon won a national reputation for excellence. Now
a freelance, he celebrates the place he loves.
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Articles by Richard McCord