Anne Dingus

Anne Dingus, a former senior editor for Texas Monthly was born in Pampa in 1953 and is a freelance writer living in Austin.


Write On!

UT’s writing program achieves Texas-size success.

Dove Shoot

Ten years after the filming of the miniseries Lonesome Dove, screenwriter Bill Wittliff shares his photographic memories of life on the set.

Mance Lipscomb

What was so special about Mance Lipscomb’s dentures?

Texas Monthly

Texas Primer Who’s been on our cover the most times? Ross is boss.

Texas Primer: The Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders

How much are the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders paid per game?


Reshooting history in Garfield

Searching for Santa

This time of year, Yule find him hanging around East Texas: On lawns and roofs, he’s a Claus célèbre.

Howard Hughes

Why was Howard Hughes’s plane nicknamed the Spruce Goose?

Audie Murphy

How did Audie Murphy win the Congressional Medal of Honor?


A McKinney writer’s Brit lit.

El Circo

As in Hanoi and Moscow, the circus in Mexico is no three-ring extravaganza. It’s one of the grittiest shows on earth.


Which Tex sang “High Noon” and which was a member of the Manson family?

Car Talk

Stanley Marsh 3’s mobile autos.