Sunday, December 4, 2022

What do The Grand Ole Opry, Walley’s Hot Springs and the...

We hear a lot today about the U.S. moving toward a “gig economy.” The word “gig” refers to any job that lasts a specified...

We’re thankful you believe in The Sierra Nevada Ally

Dear friends -  This holiday season the Sierra Nevada Ally thanks you for your continued support of our public service-driven journalism. Our work strengthens and...

Fugue

  Fugue Sunrise    Tea    Kitchen Table What call’st thou solitude, is not the Earth With various living creatures, and the Aire Replenisht, and all those at thy...

Days of Wonder – Meditations by Deborah Loesch Griffin

October 4, 2022 - Day 20 of Wonder Alone Alone And yet all around are people, tongues in motion, rolling Rs and spitting Ps, separating breath and tongue, with vowels. It’s a panel...

I fall in love like

I Fall   I fall in love like Leaves fall from trees like Phones fall from fingers like Fresh snow in a breeze It's not intentional Not rational or Fashionable I'm passionate About people.  I'm...

How Speech and Debate can Empower Women and Girls to Speak...

Since early high school, my typical weekend has consisted of waking up at 6:00 a.m. and riding a bus to competitively argue with young...

Oh Hey, Jet Cafe

Dani DeRosa, the Sierra Nevada Ally’s Civic Action Coordinator, interviews activists, business leaders, students, and artists to talk about civic engagement, public service, the...

Dropkick Murphys Bring Woody Guthrie Lyrics New Life on their new...

Celtic folk-punk band Dropkick Murphys have always had a firm foundation with the working class. Their sound and lyrics resonate with the struggles of...

John Doe Brings His Eclectic Blend of Music To The Nashville...

It was my first time seeing a show at the beautiful new Nashville Social Club in Carson City. It is a gorgeous space. An...

Redrum Motorcycle Club: Warriors of the road

Redrum Motorcycle Club, not to be confused with the movie The Shining's Redrum, is the world's most significant indigenous motorcycle club.  Cliff Matias, a native...