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Read online Pumpkin Seed Point: Being Within The Hopi.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Pumpkin Seed Point: Being Within The Hopi Frank Waters lived for years among the strange secretive Hopi Indians of Arizona and was quickly drawn into their mythic timeless reality b i Pumpkin Seed Point i b is a beautifully written personal account of Waters inner and outer experiences in the subterranean world by Frank Waters

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Frank Waters lived for years among the strange secretive Hopi Indians of Arizona and was quickly drawn into their mythic timeless reality b i Pumpkin Seed Point i b is a beautifully written personal account of Waters inner and outer experiences in the subterranean world, Based on the real life of Edith Warner who ran a tearoom at Otowi Crossing just below Los Alamos The Woman at Otowi Crossing is the story of Helen Chalmer a person in tune with her adopted environment and her neighbors in the nearby Indian pueblo and also a friend of the first atomic scientists The secret evolution of atomic research is a counterpoint to her psychic development br br In keeping with its tradition of allowing the best of its list to thrive Ohio University Press Swallow Press is particularly proud to reissue The Woman at Otowi Crossing by best selling author Frank Waters This new edition features an introduction by Professor Thomas J Lyon and a foreword by the author s widow Barbara Waters br br The story is quintessential Waters a parable for the potentially destructive materialism of the mid twentieth century The antidote is Helen Chalmer s ability to understand a deeper truth of her being beyond the Western notion of selfhood beyond the sense of a personality distinct from the rest she experiences a new and wider awareness br br The basis for an opera of the same name The Woman at Otowi Crossing is the powerful story of the crossing of cultures and lives a fable for our times, One of Frank Waters s most popular novels People of the Valley takes place high in the Sangre de Cristo mountains where an isolated Spanish speaking people confront a threatening world of change, Ambitious and only years old Arthur Manby arrived from England in the Territory of New Mexico in and saw in its wilderness an empire that he believed himself destined to rule For his kingdom he chose a vast Spanish land grant near Taos a wild acres whose ancient title was beyond question Obsessed he poured more than years into his dream of glory and schemed stole lied cajoled begged and bribed to take the vast grant from its rightful owners With great mastery Waters draws us into this obsession and the intense drama of these years is at once psychological and historical In May Manby came at last to possess the grant but within three years it had slipped again from his grasp br br The story does not end there and perhaps only Frank Waters could have portrayed the strange disintegration of Manby s personality as he aged his frantic but ingenious efforts to regain his land Among these was the creation of a secret society which terrorized whole towns and villages becoming so powerful that even Manby no longer knew all its members and workings At the same time he turned deeper inward locked and bolted his gates against the outside world which hated and feared him more than ever On July a swollen headless body was discovered in Manby s Taos home Some said it was murder others swore the body was not Manby s still others reported seeing him alive afterward The story blazed into national headlines and an official inquiry followed Step by step Waters takes us into the web of strange clues evidence more murders and complications an investigation which the New Mexican government inexplicably called to a halt The case remains the West s greatest unsolved mystery