Required Reading
The essential New Mexico library, plus where to get your books fix

Holiday Wrapping
Silver City celebrates tamales, America's oldest Christmas food

The Home Front
Recalling New Mexico's role in World War II

Cotton and Cepeda
Holiday fiction special!

Columns and Departments

Editor's Note
Desert Diary
Henry Lightcap's Journal
100 Hikes
The Starry Dome
Talking Horses
Ramblin' Outdoors
Guides to Go
Continental Divide

Special Sections

40 Days & 40 Nights
The To-Do List

Red or Green

3 Questions Coffee House
Dining Guide
Table Talk

Arts Exposure

Arts Scene
Gallery Guide

Body, Mind
& Spirit

Addiction as Adultery

About the cover


About the Cover



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Happy holidays from all of us at Desert Exposure! Photo by Lisa D. Fryxell. Read all about tamales and this month's Tamal Fiesta y Mas in downtown Silver City in this issue.



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