Coming Home NM

Santafe.com - January 4, 2018

Focusing on individuals who have left New Mexico and returned

This year, New Mexico Magazine will have an ongoing theme: “Coming Home NM,” focusing on individuals who have left New Mexico and returned, or who have moved here from elsewhere. January’s issue features stories about the Río Puerco Valley, Santa Fe, and Los Alamos.

GHOSTS OF THE RÍO PUERCO
After leaving his rural roots, author and folklorist Nasario García found remnants of them an ocean away. Now he’s on a quest to recapture the past. Read more.

TRAIL'S END
Author Dan Flores knew he wanted to live in New Mexico. It just took 36 years of wandering to get there. Read more.

NM'S SMARTEST SKI AREA
A trip home conjures memories of a small-town skiing vibe and carving turns with heavyweight IQs. Read more.