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History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

Barber’s “organized chaos” includes quirky art pieces throughout the shop. Photo courtesy Barber’s Bookstore. When Bert and Alice Barber opened…

Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

…always reminded them of why their work was important, especially when their books would catch the eye of the Latino

At ‘Immersive Frida Kahlo,’ Visitors Can See the Famous Mexican Artist In a New Light

At ‘Immersive Frida Kahlo,’ Visitors Can See the Famous Mexican Artist In a New Light

…the Oak Cliff Cultural Center and The Stewpot in Dallas and The National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures, and…

Editor’s Note: Return to the River

Editor’s Note: Return to the River

…drier side of Texas during a stint as writer-in-residence at Guadalupe Mountains National Park in 2017. After searching for land…

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…of waves. Austin has much to offer—diversity, great food, museums, bookstores, a storied music scene—but it’s a landlocked city. Places…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

…at the bookstore. It’s how I came to know Texas, through a sheet of tears. I’m very familiar with loss….

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

…beauty of the Virgen de Guadalupe encrusted into the bark.” “Mesquite trees are a very dependable crop,” says Benito Treviño…

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

…Virgin of Guadalupe, where a lot of people stop for pictures. We’re working on a walking tour.”   Fort Leaton…

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

…of the locations mentioned in the book. Smith’s bail bond office was conveniently located on the other side of Guadalupe

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

…a pharmacy that replaced the motel at Guadalupe and 45th streets and in signage at Shipe Park in Austin’s Hyde…

Rinsing Wagons in the San Antonio River

Rinsing Wagons in the San Antonio River

…the Guadalupe River near Tivoli, about 10 miles from the coast. In 1690, a Spanish expedition encountered the Payaya people…

Texas Humor’s Founder Jay B. Sauceda Considers the Texas Identity

Texas Humor’s Founder Jay B. Sauceda Considers the Texas Identity

…than just zoom past them? JBS: About 200 years ago, with the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, a group of people…

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

Old Tunnel State Park sits on a brush-covered limestone ridge that divides the watersheds of the Guadalupe and Pedernales rivers,…

As Drought Sets in Across Texas, Expect a Bumpy Tubing Season

As Drought Sets in Across Texas, Expect a Bumpy Tubing Season

…temperatures and minimal rainfall. Flows in portions of the Frio, Pedernales, Guadalupe, and Nueces rivers have slowed to a trickle,…

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Marfa Light

…MBC owner Tim Johnson, who took over the bookstore a little more than three years ago (but worked there for…

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