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A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…masts reaching to the sky like thin fingers trying to tickle the clouds. Places that look like postcards tend to…

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…around the perimeter of the property, hiring a snake wrangler to investigate the wilderness surrounding the house and smoke out…

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

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

…state’s entire 3,822-mile perimeter and taking photographs along the way. The images resulting from the six-day voyage—published in a 2016…

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

…powerful women in Houston theater was actress, educator, and director Nina Vance, who sent out 214 penny postcards in 1947,…

Dallas Reinvented

Dallas Reinvented

…pad at Dallas’ new Klyde Warren Park is a big draw for children. Walking the perimeter of the park—about a…

Follow the Frio: Swim, Hike, and Dance Your Troubles Away in the Frio Canyon

Follow the Frio: Swim, Hike, and Dance Your Troubles Away in the Frio Canyon

…evening, a crowd formed around the pavilion’s perimeter as families gathered to dance and watch their children frolic. Moms taught…

Cool Mint Café

Cool Mint Café

…the front porch entrance.) During the day, the large, wavy glass-paned windows around the perimeter of the restaurant let in…

Exploring Downtown Dallas

Exploring Downtown Dallas

…1921 Magnolia Hotel; and then wandered northwest a few blocks to the perimeter of the 19-block Arts District. Here, such…

Spirit of 66

Spirit of 66

…1950s. A small gift shop offers souvenirs—magnets and mugs and books—and I buy a book of retro Route 66 postcards

Sailing Under the Jolly Roger

Sailing Under the Jolly Roger

The gray-green waters of the Gulf of Mexico conceal unfathomable mysteries. After all, it was here, in the…

I ‘Heart’ Beaumont

I ‘Heart’ Beaumont

When I read that a 252-acre botanical garden in Orange, Texas—Shangri La Botanical Gardens & Nature Center—had…

Hacienda Dreaming

Hacienda Dreaming

(Photo by Michael Amador) Needing an escape from city stress, I packed a bag and drove 45 minutes…

All the Right Notes

All the Right Notes

A sign on the front porch of the Texas Musician’s Museum welcomes visitors from across the globe. Sighting…

Ship Shape

Ship Shape

Corpus Christi’s Naval Station Ingleside will take on the appearance of an historic port of call as four…

Abstracts from the Americas

Abstracts from the Americas

Untitled, by New Mexico painter Joe H. Herrera, is one of 85 works in Constructive Spirit. (Photo courtesy…

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