53 Years Ago, New Mexico Was Hit With The Worst Blizzard In History
Winter in New Mexico is an enchanting time of year filled with snow-topped mountains, cozy nights by the fire, and steaming bowls brimming with posole. But that magic can easily turn frightening when temperatures plummet, the heat goes out, or the snowfall doesn’t end.
Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at [email protected]
Love New Mexico?
Thank you! You'll receive your first newsletter soon!