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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

…on the Pass Line. The Byrds asked to be that publisher, and Gilb said yes. “I was a young writer….

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

…voice of the renowned singer-songwriter on stage. Keen, 66, has spent more than four decades performing his twangy blend of…

Texas Highways Wins 2 City and Regional Magazine Awards, 11 International Regional Magazine Association Gold Prizes

Texas Highways Wins 2 City and Regional Magazine Awards, 11 International Regional Magazine Association Gold Prizes

…received seven silver awards, six bronzes and one award of merit. Gutierrez took home the gold prize for Writer of…

Editor’s Note: Return to the River

Editor’s Note: Return to the River

…the fold. Now self-employed as a full-time writer and podcaster, Ferguson revisited the San Antonio River for a deep dive…

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

…hanging out with terrific Texas singer-songwriters like Guy Clark and Nanci Griffith; doing licensing deals; overseeing reissues; running an export…

Editor’s Note: Valley Roots

Editor’s Note: Valley Roots

…and their prominence in Texas cuisine. The resulting story, penned by Austin-based writer Cat Cardenas, delves into the many uses…

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

…into the Brazos River, where the late writer John Graves grew up fishing and canoeing. Graves, a resident of Glen…

Editor’s Note: You Can Go Home Again

Editor’s Note: You Can Go Home Again

…contributing writer Katie Gutierrez longed for life in a bigger city with more bustle and less monotony. But after living…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…2007 to mitigate flooding and stabilize Lake Brazos in the downtown area. Todd Nafe, outdoors writer for the Waco Tribune-Herald,…

9 Can’t-Miss Sport Movies Set in Texas

9 Can’t-Miss Sport Movies Set in Texas

…directorial debut of Bring It On writer Jessica Bendinger, the film stars Missy Peregrym as rebellious ex-gymnast Haley Graham, who…

Editor’s Note: Deep in the Heart

Editor’s Note: Deep in the Heart

…The nine writers who contributed to the 26-page story collectively spend months every year traveling the state, and we only…

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

…day. Named for German political writer Karl Ludwig Börne, the town evolved into a health resort in the late 19th…

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

…derives from its independence of man, its pristine Otherness,” writer Michael Pollan mused in an essay about trees for The…

A Hiker Confronts Monoculture in Austin Parks

A Hiker Confronts Monoculture in Austin Parks

…I discovered a hidden person—a writer—inside of me. Because I was a single father at the time and my son…

In ‘The Last Karankawas,’ Kimberley Garza Highlights South Texas Communities Often Overlooked

In ‘The Last Karankawas,’ Kimberley Garza Highlights South Texas Communities Often Overlooked

…was the turning point for me, especially as a writer. I read this book, and I was like, “Oh my…

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