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Taos, New Mexico USA

 

 

               

Site Index

These pages are intended to be make it easy to search for a particular item, topic, page or author which otherwise could not be found unless one searched  the entire site.   CLICK on any topic that is underlined  in order to proceed directly to it. There are two pages: this page contains the Categorical Index and the following page contains the Author Index.

 

Categorical Index: Each title represents a navigation bar heading. The material immediately below the title is a hyperlink directly to  the page on which it appears for easy access. Material is listed in the order of presentation on the site, not alphabetically.

 

Author Index:  CLICK HERE

 

Introduction

Learn more about this site and it's purposes

 

The Mission Statement 

Mission Statement of the Frank Waters Foundation (FWF).

List of the names of persons on Board of Directors and the Advisory Board

The FWF land part of Taos Land Trust

Excerpts from Waters' Book Mountain Dialogues

From a forthcoming book, an essay about horses Frank owned

 

Frank Waters Biography

Frank Waters Biography

Barbara Waters' "The Troops" from her book Celebrating the Coyote which is about living with Frank

"Bijou Street Beginnings."  Excerpt from Frank Waters: Man and Mystic with Frank Waters and Charles Hathaway

"Reconciling Sexual Opposites" by Phaedra Greenwood, published in the Salt Journal

 

Frank Waters Chronology

1902-1945

1946-1969

1970-2002

 

Waters' Publications

The List of Books written by Frank,  about Frank, and audio and video tapes  by him

 

Frank Waters Speeches

"The Regional Imperative," a speech delivered by Frank at Tutt Library for Colorado College,  July 28, 1985. 

Frank delivered this speech entitled "Words"  at the annual meeting of the Western Literature Association in Colorado Springs, Colorado, in October 1968

"The One Great Book of Life," a speech delivered by Frank at Clark County Community College, Nevada, on November 23, 1985

 

On Writing

On Writing, Page 1. Frank delivered this speech entitled "Words"  at the annual meeting of the Western Literature Association in Colorado Springs, Colorado, in October 1968.

On Writing, Page 1. Barbara Waters discusses LAUGHING WITH ALICE IN WONDERLAND: Utilizing the Creativity of our Inner Children. WRITING WORKSHOP #7

On Writing, Page 2. Barbara discusses a FWF writing workshop in which authors Rudolfo Anaya, Denise Chavez, Max Evans, and John Nichols participated. SIXTEEN  precepts on writing were developed at the workshop and are listed here.

On Writing, Page 2. Barbara reviews the "Spirit of Place" Workshop (1993) given by the FWF in which Frank developed a list of twelve precepts he followed in his writing.

On Writing, Page 3. "The Essence of a Good Muse" an essay by Barbara Waters (2000).

On Writing, Page 4. "Frank Waters," by David Jongeward, part of an essay excerpted from the Taos Review, expressing some of Waters' views on writing.

 

Lyon's Anthology

A FRANK WATERS READER: A Southwestern Life in Writing by Thomas Lyon

"BLAME IT ON BLOSSOMS" An Editorial by Frank Waters

 

Reviews

OF TIME AND CHANGE - Reviewed By Charles L. Adams

A FRANK WATERS READER: A REVIEW - Cynde Lahey, Library Journal

OF TIME AND CHANGE: A MEMOIR  - Review by John Nizalowski

Frank Waters and True West by Fred See

 

 

Photo Album

Photo Album Page 1. The Early Years

Photo Album Page 2.  Frank and the Land 

Photo Album Page 3. Photos of the Arroyo Seco Home

Photo Album Page 4. Frank with Allie Earp, at Los Alamos, at John Manchester's Home

Photo Album Page 5. Having Fun- Humorous photos of Frank and Barbara 

Photo Album Page 6. Pictures of the Waters Memorial plus the essays 

     "Gratitude" by Barbara Waters, and 

     "The Nature of Rocks" by Nathan J. Bolls

 

The Foundation's Artist in Residence Program

Artist in Residence Program application process is described.

Artist in Residence Rules

 

Artists in Residence List and Their Essays

 Hugh Ogden, "Another Gift;" and two poems by Ogden "The Old Genesis" and "For Barbara on the Death of Ginger, Her Horse"

"Building of Aspen House" written by contractor Peter Wood, who describes the process of bringing the first artist studio on the Foundation's property to completion.  

Marilyn Luther offers a Prayer at the dedication ceremony

"Widow Zebach," a poem by resident Charles Behlen

Carrie Fountain - Where Muses Lurk

Jim Ciletti - Nurtured

 

Barbara Waters

Barbara's Biography

"Celebrating the Coyote: A Review," by Barbara Waters, a memoir about living with her famous husband and coming through the grief process after his death. 

Celebrating the Coyote: Book Reviews, the Foreword by John Nichols

"Waiting for Robert Redford," from Celebrating the Coyote

"Celebrating the Cyote"A Review, by John Nizalowski

 

New Book, 2003

Rekindling The Inner Light: The Frank Waters Centennial

 

Thomas Lyon Anthology 

A Frank Waters Reader: A Southwestern Life in Writing, by Thomas Lyon

"Blame it on the Blossoms," an editorial by Frank Waters

 

CENTENNIAL

The Frank Waters Centennial Celebration, July, 2002

Call for papers

Details and the Program

 

FWF Newsletters

Sign up to receive a newsletter

Go to Newsletters

 

FWF Fundraising

Become a supporter of the Frank Waters Foundation

 

FWF Store and Book Shop

To purchase posters, bronzes, note cards,and books. 

You may  also purchase books directly from the Foundation or through Amazon.com's Associate Program. If you use the Amazon.com link on this site you help the Foundation financially.

The FWF publishes Back-Alley Boys:  The Life-Long Friendship of Charles Hathaway and Frank Watersby Charles Elbert Hathaway

 

Tributes to Frank Waters, Page 1

"The Westerner," by Joseph Gordon

"The Spirit of Frank Waters,"  by Gene Berry

"Rejoice," by Tal Luther 

"With you Forever," by John Rainer

 

Tributes, Page 2

"People From the Valley," by Keith Wilson

 

Tributes, Page 3

"Return to the Mountain,"  by Rudolfo Anaya

"Celebrating His Life,by Alexander Blackburn

"On Being Open: Seven Settings," by R. Gray Kampfe

 

Tributes, Page 4

"Coyote,"  by Robert Kostka

"The Walk to the Upper Pasture - -  for Barbara - -  In Memory of Frank", by Imogene Bolls

"Encino -- Oak Tree,"  by Pablo Quintana

 

Tributes, Page 5

Foreword to Brave are My People, by Vine Deloria, Jr.

"Frank Waters, Man of the Earth and Spirit,"  by Bill Edelen

 

Tributes, Page 6

"The Presence of the Sacred,"  by Father Peter J. Powell

"Santo Domingo Corn Dance: for Frank Waters,"  by R. P. Dickey

"Waters' Reflections," by Mary Ann Torrence

 

Tributes, Page 7

"For Frank Waters," by Victor di Suervo

"Frank Waters: Prophet of the Sixth World Consciousness," by John Nizalowski

Reviews

"Of Time and Change,"  reviewed by Charles Adams

"Of Time and Change: A Memoir," reviewed by John Nizalowski

 

Frank's Car

"On the Road with Frank Waters," by Mark Rossi 

The Car Goes On 

"The Galaxie Stars," Frank's Car as a Float in the first Arroyo Seco July 4th Parade

 

Opera

"The Woman at Otowi Crossing Opera,"  by William Farr

 

Bronzes

"Sculpting a Portrait of Frank Waters," by Mark Rossi

 

Friends, Page 1

"A Fitting Farewell," by Barbara Waters; material about friends Ralph and Rowena Meyers

A letter by Frank to Rowena Meyers

 

Friends, Page 2

"Whatever the Song,"  by Judith Bronner

"Will you be Okay ?"  by Della Estrada

 

Friends, Page 3

Jim Sagel: Compadre del Corazon, by Denise Chavez

Pictures

 

Friends, Page 4

More Photos of friends

 

Frank Waters Park, Colorado Springs

Page 1- Photographs of park and home on Bijou Street 

Page 2- More Photos

 

Open Forum

Contribute your own reflections on Frank, his work and his influence

 

Contacts and Links

Selected Web links, addresses and e-mail hyperlinks

 

Store and Book Shop

Store

 

Foundation Newsletters

Newsletters

 

Frank Waters Centennial Celebration

Centennial Celebration

Friends and Supporters of the Celebration

Centennial Photo Gallery

Frank Waters Reading Room at the University of New Mexico

Read about the Frank Waters Room

 

Gypsy Wagon

The Gypsy Wagon Pickup

 

Literary Critiques

Rekindling the Inner Light by  Jose R. Martinez

 

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