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Risa's Astrology

Unparalleled Times, On the Precipice of Light & Dark

In this Kali Yuga time, when the dark is allowed to be seen, we finds ourselves poised on the precipice of dark and light and participating in a great battle

Advice Goddess

Con Juan and Uneven Steven

Con Juan Lately, women’s magazines keep mentioning “sociopaths.” What is a sociopath? From what I’ve read, it seems like both my exes were sociopaths. How do I avoid attracting others?

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Pundits Turn To Podcast: Journalists’ recorded Gridiron showcases music

Now in the 18th year of its revival, the Northwest Arkansas Gridiron Show met the challenge of the pandemic by turning into a podcast. Admittedly, it loses something without the


Feeding The ‘Wolves’: UA play a challenge for cast of young women

Playwright Sarah DeLappe’s play “The Wolves” is, ostensibly, a play about high school girls playing soccer: The audience eavesdrops on seemingly mundane conversations held over practice sessions. Insults are hurled,


Music For ‘Folks’: Tradition, evolution meet in 74th Eureka Springs festival

By its simplest definition, “folk music” is just music for folks. It’s music that tells the stories of people’s lives, says Ozark Folk Festival organizer Nancy Paddock. “It’s the music


Hidden In The Grain: Woodcarvers reveal their magic at annual show Nov. 6-7

“I remember walking up to a lady and asking her how can someone like me, someone without any art degree of any kind, begin to carve,” Scott Boyle starts his

Family Friendly

Dia De Los Muertos: Dead live again in altars, artwork, celebrations

For Silvia Merino, events director for the Latin Art Organization of Arkansas, celebrating Dia de los Muertos was a family tradition all through her childhood. Merino says the annual celebration

8 Days a Week

8 Days A Week

Nov. 5 (Friday) Drop-In Tour — Big Picture: Art, Architecture & Nature, 11:30 a.m., Main Lobby at Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or Drop-In Tour — Sculpture, 1 p.m.,


LIVE! in NWA: Blues in Bentonville, plus live music all over NWA

Coming up, the Original Ozark Folk Festival returns to downtown Eureka Springs Nov. 11-14. It is the longest continuously running folk festival in the nation, and the 74th annual event

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Incorporating western wear in business clothing

Q. I’ve been living for many years in West Texas where in business situations it’s acceptable to wear cowboy boots and Western hats. The boots are such a given in