Anne Dingus, a former senior editor for Texas Monthly was born in Pampa in 1953 and is a freelance writer living in Austin.
Two Dallas steakhouses are accusing each other of libel, slander, and phony advertising. It should be a juicy case.
With eight books in print, David Lindsey has established his own gory niche in the world of mystery writers.
It’s not just another roadside attraction—here’s to a lasting monument of Texas kitsch.
Fifty years after the bloody battle of Peleliu, Tom Lea’s paintings still prove war is hell.
From one stain, Dusty Hesskew can solve a murder. That’s why he is Texas’ top blood detective.
This past year, Texas writers chased tornadoes, delved into devil worship, and pondered the etiquette of breast-feeding.
Come hell or high water, you’ll want to read our compilation of down-home aphorisms.
High-tech meets down-home in Texas’ latest ranching trend: a video auction of emus, elk, and other exotic animals.
As a curator and in his own work as a painter, Jerry Bywaters left a lasting legacy of Texas art.
Led by an owner of a roofing company, a group of novice sleuths solves gruesome crimes in San Antonio. It sounds like a TV show—and it may soon be one.
From “Lone State Doom” to “Land of Violent Men,” a look back at Texas’ classic pulp fiction.
With The Liar’s Club, a dark and lyrical memoir, a stiking new voice emerges from the oil patch.
Mary Willis Walker’s mysteries aren’t exactly original, but she crafts real moments of tension. That’s why they sell so well and win so many awards.