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With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

…entire life, so I did, and can’t anybody stop me,” he says with a defiant Don’t Mess With Octogenarians attitude….

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

…it through a fog, its outlines blurred. So much of my external life during that year—the life of the senses;…

Kinky Friedman Introduces Gold Star Kids to the Land That Shaped Him

Kinky Friedman Introduces Gold Star Kids to the Land That Shaped Him

…larger-than-life figure, a wise-cracking product of the land that he’s lived on and loved most of his life. Friedman grew…

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…get. The beach was where I realized friendships aren’t forever and life mercilessly pulls people in different directions. The beach…

OroBianco Cultures Small-Town Texas With the Italian Tradition of Slow Food

OroBianco Cultures Small-Town Texas With the Italian Tradition of Slow Food

…unsurprisingly, after a few drinks. In 2017, Phil Giglio was at a bar, dreaming of leaving his corporate law job…

Comedian William Lee Martin Takes His Texas-Bred Jokes to the World

Comedian William Lee Martin Takes His Texas-Bred Jokes to the World

…Cowboys Who Care Foundation, a nonprofit he started in 2011 to donate cowboy hats to kids with life-threatening illnesses. On…

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

John Lomax III photo by Amanda Lomax. John Lomax III has been part of my music life for half a…

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

…with the tanks up-close is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, and it gave me a new appreciation for what life is like…

Chasing Windmills

Chasing Windmills

…modernization of life on American prairies and deserts. Windmills made settlement possible throughout the rural byways of Texas; in fact,…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

…trailblazer in public life, Barbara Jordan (1936-1996), was also laid to rest here. As the first African-American wo­man elected to…

New Adventures in Old La Grange

New Adventures in Old La Grange

…return, but most stayed because the opportunity to eventually own land was a dream to them.” Seven historic structures that…

Holiday Lights: Glimmer, Glitter, Glow

Holiday Lights: Glimmer, Glitter, Glow

…that long-ago dream to light up Texas. In this age of electronic gizmos, it can be hard to keep in…

Quirky Quarters

Quirky Quarters

…came up for sale there, she envisioned using it to escape from city life, sleeping on the land beneath a…

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