Coast Monthly always has been about people. It’s about the people who graciously open their doors to editors, writers and photographers and who allow us to share with the world their beautiful homes, kitchens, artwork, books, fashions, ideas, parties and more. [Read more…]
We asked on Facebook: Where do you find beauty in difficult times like these?
I was a teenager by the time I realized “Bubba” wasn’t a real name. I was in college when I learned that not all adults still called their fathers “Daddy.” [Read more…]
We asked on Facebook: What’s a sure sign you’re a Texan?
I’m not a birder, at least not in a serious hobbyist sense. I’ll never keep a list of all the species I’ve spotted. And you probably won’t find me in a field with binoculars or scopes or any of the necessary gadgets on my own accord. [Read more…]
We asked on Facebook: What’s your favorite coastal bird and why?
Americans aren’t supposed to like royalty. [Read more…]
We asked on Facebook: What’s your favorite Mardi Gras tradition?
Most people I know assume I live in Galveston for the beaches and the beauty. That’s part of the story and easy to explain. But it’s more difficult to articulate the real reason — one that comes from a deeper journalistic instinct, perhaps. [Read more…]