Edward Carey

You’ve Never Been to Dickens on the Strand? Bah! Humbug!

November 23, 2022 | By Edward Carey

Editor’s Note: A Coastal Carol

November 23, 2022 | By Emily Roberts Stone

Like many acclaimed authors before him, Edward Carey found that moving away from his homeland gifted him the freedom to write about it in a way he wouldn’t have been able to otherwise.

In Defense of the Grackle, the Bird Texans Love to Hate

September 23, 2021 | By Edward Carey

Author and Illustrator Edward Carey Shares the Story Behind His Quarantine Drawings

April 14, 2020 | By Edward Carey

Get Lost In Big Thicket’s Enchanted Forest

January 30, 2020 | By Edward Carey

A New Texan Finds Beauty and Solitude Amongst the Living and the Dead in Terlingua

January 30, 2019 | By Edward Carey  Illustrations by: Edward Carey

I live 4,900 miles away from England, where I was born, on any day of the week. But on that day, home was getting farther away still. It’s not just the eight-hour drive with my family from Austin, where we now live, to Terlingua. It’s something else, something farther than the distance … everything is left behind en route.

The June 2024 cover of Texas Highways: Treasures from the Coast

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