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.

Stories

Sex Shooters

Ann-Margret, get your gun: A celebration of pistol-packin’ celluloid cowgirls.

Vine and Dandy

What’s red and white and growing all over (as a tourist attraction)? Texas wineries.

Postage Due

Who cares if Elvis was king? It’s time for stamps honoring Lyndon, Janis, and other Texas royalty.

Court Reporter

Renowned legal scholar and law professor Charles Alan Wright is deadly serious—about murder mysteries.

Cream of the Crops

In these nine Texas towns, produce is more than product. It’s pride.

Sam the Man

His wives! His lives! A bountiful birthday guide to Sam Houston, Texas’ ultimate hero.

Sam the Man

His wives! His lives! A bountiful birthday guide to Sam Houston, Texas’ ultimate hero.

A Texas-Style Christmas: You Gotta Have Hearth

The secret to a well-appointed Texas Christmas.

A Texas-Style Christmas: Feast Meets West

If traditional holiday meals leave you hungry for something new, you’ll devour the dishes that Dallas chef Dean Fearing has prepared.

Dead Again

Get your masks on; put on your dancing shoes. It’s time for Mexico’s Day of the Dead, one of the liveliest celebrations around.

Waxing Nostalgic

Fashion designers are betting the ranch on new Western shirts with styles inspired by Hollywood, not history.

Hot Shot

Haven’t heard of Geof Kern, Texas’ most famous photographer? You must live here.

Wish We Were There

Vintage Texas postcards depict larger-than-life views in hyper hues.

Ernest Tubb Goes Electric

The great polka boycott, Willie’s Sunday school status, the cold trugh abour Vanilla Ice, and other notable moments in Texas Music.

Texas Movies: In Character

From wheezy-voiced geezers to yuk-it-up yokels, these actors excel at portraying the stereotypical Texan.

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