El Paso

Get the Picture?

Apr 19, 2017 By Katy Vine

A filmmaker’s effort to share stories from her home turf, one female-directed movie at a time.

Hand of God
Put a Sock In It

Aug 19, 2016 By Michael Hoinski

A disturbing yet uproarious dark comedy featuring a foul-mouthed puppet ends its Broadway run bound for Houston.

Best Tacos: El Paso

Nov 18, 2015 By Texas Monthly

Potato and Egg, H&H Car Wash and Coffee Shop Type: Breakfast Rating: 5 Price: $4.99/plate Put aside the fact that H&H is…

Up and Eat ’Em

Jan 21, 2013 By Texas Monthly

Breakfast isn’t just the most important meal of the day. As determined by our exhaustive survey of the state’s best bacon, eggs, pancakes, migas, biscuits, tacos, kolaches, grits, pie, pan dulce, and more, it’s also the most delicious.

The author with his tía Adela in 1964, above his father’s butcher shop in Juárez.
A River Runs Through It

Jan 20, 2013 By David Dorado Romo

At the port of entry in El Paso, I always tell the agents, “American,” but what I really want to say is “fronterizo”—I’m from both sides.