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"Forget wondering what life is really like in Mexico, read "El Ojo del Lago" and get a first hand look through the eyes of the largest English-speaking community living outside Canada and the U.S. today."



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  • A review by Kenneth Salzmann of Jim Tipton’s The Alphabet of Longing and Other Poems. Jim was a long-time contributor to our pages and recently passed away.





An area that serves as the gateway to Mexico’s own version of the Grand Canyon, and one of the most unique spots in all of Mexico.




Several ways of getting in your daily exercise in ways that does not leave you a physical wreck for the rest of the day.




The final installment of a true story about following after the migration of killer-whales off the coast of Baja California.




A compelling story of someone who in 1862 enlisted in the Union Army carrying a stunning secret that was not revealed until some fifty years later.   





Sunday morning finds many Lakeside residents at the Lake Chapala Society and Open Circe, a forum on a variety of stimulating topics....................





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Cucumber is Judy Dykestra Brown’s abrasive fictional account of one woman’s  life in Mexico, where happiness as anywhere else  is elusive  and more times than not most settle for little more than contentment.


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Lakeside LivingBy Kay Davis Phone: (376) 766-4774or 765-3676 to leave messages Email: June
Editor’s PageGuest Editorial by M.A. PorterHanging with the Atheists What is it with atheists? Those who don’t believe there is a God. That by mere
A BALLOON IN CACTUS By Maggie Van Ostrand “A Mexican Village”   This story could take place in any village in any state in the paradise that
BRIDGE BY THE LAKE By Ken Masson   Herself and myself recently played this very interesting hand against Beverly and her partner, Ian Morris. I
ALL ABOUT THE ENVIRONMENT By Dr. Todd Stong   (Ed. Note: This marks Dr. Stong’s debut column. He has served as a volunteer engineer with Lakeside
Wordwise With Pithy Wit By Tom Clarkson   This morning, my pal F.T. – who shared the Iraq experience with me during my third trek there – forwarded
LAKESIDE LIVING Kay Davis Phone: 376 – 108 – 0278 (or 765 – 3676 to leave messages) Email: November
Front Row Center By Michael Warren    The Pajama Game By Richard Adler and Jerry Ross Directed by Peggy Lord Chilton Music directed
Every Word  Important By Herbert W. Piekow   Every word a writer writes has meaning yes, sometimes they never get published or the book
LEGERDEMAIN—Italian Style By Jim Rambologna   Enzio Grattani was the Editor-in-Chief of a local rivista (or magazine) in Ajiermo, Italy. Locals

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