I don’t know a lot about fishing, except you need patience. [Read more…]
We asked on Facebook: What’s the one thing – gadget, item, good luck charm – you always have while fishing?
What does it mean to be an American? It seems like a simple question, and one we tend to reflect on when it’s time to celebrate our independence — Fourth of July being the most American of all days. But as we learned in this issue, the answers to that question are varied and complicated. [Read more…]
We asked on Facebook: What does it mean to be an American?
Each year, millions of people visit the upper Texas coast to relax, play and to take in the natural beauty. [Read more…]
We asked on Facebook: What’s on the top of your summer reading list? And what do you consider the best beach read?
I have vivid memories of my mother trying to herd very young, tired, sandy, slightly sunburned kids and a deliriously happy, wet dog into the car after a long day at the beach in Galveston. [Read more…]
We asked on Facebook: What’s one beachside activity you plan to do a lot of this year? Do you have a favorite beach?
Afreshly raked dirt arena. Bleacher seats. Floodlights. My first cowboy hat — red and made of straw. Horses everywhere. And Frito pie in a bag. I was 6, maybe 7, and in heaven.
It was my first rodeo. [Read more…]