The Water Wars of Arizona

Destructively lax water policies and capitalistic opportunism made desert Arizona ripe for agricultural exploitation. As the ancient aquifer drops in southern Arizona’s Sulphur Springs Valley, corporate farmers and local residents battle to reach what’s left, but when will the water run out?

Published: Jul 19, 2018
Length: 24 minutes (6,045 words)

Old Woods and Deep

Compelled by a dearth of biographical material about novelist Cormac McCarthy, a fellow writer travels to Tennessee to try to sketch a portrait of this reclusive, beguiling author.

Source: Oxford American
Published: Sep 5, 2017
Length: 27 minutes (6,836 words)