I Searched for Jesus, and Here’s What I Found

  By Barbara Falconer Newhall Christmas was coming up soon -- today -- and I needed a Christmassy, Jesusy post. I could string some words … [Read more...]

SXSW: Austin — A City With Its Soul on Its Sleeve

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Austin has the reputation of being not your typical Texas town -- it's more liberal and more secular than the rest of this … [Read more...]

The Ghost of 300 Million Drought-Killed Trees Hovers Over a Lake in Texas

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Some temporary art installations – you’re glad they’re temporary. The half-submerged red sedan in the rhino exhibit at … [Read more...]

Xi’An to TX and Mao to LBJ — I’ve Been Traveling and I’m Back

By Barbara Falconer Newhall I had a great September -- starting with on my birthday September 6, which lasted only a few hours because Jon and I were on … [Read more...]