Associate editor Paul Knight joined the staff of Texas Monthly in the summer of 2011. During his time at the magazine, he has primarily worked as a fact-checker.

The Culture |
March 23, 2015

Drive a Pickup Truck (or Don’t)

I promise driving a truck won’t help you create any ties to your new state’s rural roots, but spending one day on a city street, sharing it with trucks like mine, may help you understand that practicality doesn’t have much to do with being a Texan at all. 

Civilian Life |
February 3, 2014

The Lone Survivor Helps Vets Carry On

This year, Marcus Luttrell's Lone Survivor Foundation will offer more therapy-intensive retreats to help vets transition to post-military life than ever before.

Books |
June 3, 2013

Carrying on Chris Kyle’s Legacy

The Navy SEAL sniper was killed at a gun range in Erath County before he completed his second book, "American Gun." Now his wife and co-authors are determined to share the story they knew Kyle wanted to tell.