All posts by Andrew Munz

  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Plotting Greatness

    Struggling to belong at the JH Writers Conference. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The first time I attended the Jackson Hole Writers Conference, I was a 21-year-old aspiring scribe convinced that my book idea was going to make...

    • Posted June 28, 2016
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Town Square Tribute

    Gleaning hope from Jackson Hole locals and visitors after the Orlando tragedy. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Sometimes it’s easy to forget that beyond our small town reality, beyond these tremendous mountains that contain us, there is a...

    • Posted June 21, 2016
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: The River Wild

    Coming face-to-face with nature’s relentless authority. JACKSON HOLE, WY – In Jackson, spending the day “on the river” can mean many different things. It could mean that you were whitewater rafting through Snake River Canyon or simply...

    • Posted June 14, 2016
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: King of the Hill

    A born and raised Jacksonite enjoys a long-awaited rite of passage. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Having recently returned to Jackson, I am intent on partaking in as many new adventures as possible to revive my love for...

    • Posted June 8, 2016
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Strangely Familiar

    Learning how to see your own surroundings as a foreign land. JACKSON HOLE, WY – It’s not often that I’m able to experience something new in my hometown, so I was thrilled to have spent this morning...

    • Posted May 31, 2016
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Owning the Boomerang

    The Icelandic adventure comes to an end. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Everyone has a boomerang story… By the time this column goes to print, I will be safe and sound back in Jackson Hole putting a period...

    • Posted May 24, 2016
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Mountain Masquerade No More

    Cover story author on coming out and thriving in a small community. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I’ve done drag a few times (notably on Halloween), but never felt the impulse to make it a regular experience. Unlike...

    • Posted May 17, 2016
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  • FEATURE: Come Out, Come Out

    An Icelandic drag queen inspires a Jackson Hole identity check. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Sitting in front of the mirror, Málfriður Markan, Neskaupstaður’s most eccentric resident, places the finishing touches on her makeup and pops her lips....

    • Posted May 17, 2016
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Return to Form

    When taking a step back helps us to move forward. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The first time I visited Iceland was in 2012. I was 25, working in Chicago as a human resources manager for a tech...

    • Posted May 10, 2016
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: The Traveling Pants

    Bounding over the hurdles of expat depression. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I only have one pair of pants left. Of the four I brought to Iceland, three have been grease-stained, hole-ripped, and seam-split to the point of oblivion....

    • Posted May 3, 2016
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