Stephen Harrigan is the author of nine books, including the award-winning novels The Gates of the Alamo and Remember Ben Clayton. His most recent book is the forthcoming The Eye of the Mammoth, a career-spanning collection of his essays, many of which were written for Texas Monthly. He is also a screenwriter who has written many movies for television.
That’s the message Ray Stanford sends nightly into outer space; so far no one has answered.
You remember, don’t you? That’s the place John Wayne died.
Those Jesus Freaks are your children. But what’s the colony like in Dallas?
A grand old opry in Mason, a homestyle bakery in Llano, a cabin with a view of the Sabinal Canyon, and sixteen other things I love about the Hill Country.