Curtain Creek Farm

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Stories about a Sixties commune in Washington State, a generation later. The quirky residents of Curtain Creek Farm still make sandals, weave blankets, and grow organic vegetables; but now they also have a web site; their children are having children; and into their underground homes, tree houses, and tin-roofed cabins, aging parents are coming to live with them. Nance Van Winckel "merges popular culture and utopian lifestyles with rosy, generous vision" (Publishers Weekly) in ...
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Overview

Stories about a Sixties commune in Washington State, a generation later. The quirky residents of Curtain Creek Farm still make sandals, weave blankets, and grow organic vegetables; but now they also have a web site; their children are having children; and into their underground homes, tree houses, and tin-roofed cabins, aging parents are coming to live with them. Nance Van Winckel "merges popular culture and utopian lifestyles with rosy, generous vision" (Publishers Weekly) in these "fully satisfying stories" (Seattle Times).

Author Biography: Nance Van Winckel is the author of two collections of stories, five volumes of poetry, and many essays and reviews. She is on the faculty of Eastern Washington University, Spokane.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780892552955
  • Publisher: Persea Books
  • Publication date: 6/19/2003
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 186
  • Product dimensions: 5.04 (w) x 7.96 (h) x 0.52 (d)

Table of Contents

Sometimes he Borrowed a Horse 3
Immunity 29
The Land of Anarchy 45
Making Headway 64
Beside Ourselves 83
The Lap of Luxury 118
The Expectation of Abundance 138
Treat me Nice 163
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