Snaps from the State Fair of Texas 2017

The Hall of State had an exhibit about a political cartoonist named John Knott: One of Knott’s regular characters was “Old Man Texas.”     The Hall of State also had an amazing World War I exhibit and Texas’ and the country’s roles in the war. Some shots from the Midway:   Kids ate up…

Dangerous Ends by Alex Segura

Dangerous Ends by Alex Segura Published: April 11, 2017 Polis Books Hardcover Pages: 320 From the Publisher: Pete Fernandez has settled into an easy, if somewhat boring life as a P.I.. He takes pictures of cheating husbands. He tracks criminals who’ve skipped bail and he attends weekly AA meetings The days of chasing murderous killers…

¡Feliz Compleaños, Ernesto!

Enjoy a few of my favorite photos of writer Ernest Miller Hemingway (EMH) to celebrate his birthday. EMH was born on July 21, 1899. His work is still in a resurgent phase and remains relevant. I am taking a non-credit course to study The Sun Also Rises and to celebrate the Fiesta de San Fermin…