Daily Archives: March 5, 2008

Sin Fronteras

This is the last weekend to catch the show of Álvaro Zorrilla's paintings at Rose Marine Theatre. A self-taught artist who works in acrylic,...

Delysia of Grandeur

So we're all in love with Amy Adams now. And why not? She's lovable. Her newly attained stardom is probably the main reason that her...

Baker Street Irregulars

The Bank Job has nothing to do with the 2003 version of The Italian Job, even though both movies feature Jason Statham. The balding, jut-jawed,...

James McMurtry

Fort Worth-born James McMurtry continues to display a wickedly sharp sense of right and wrong on his new Just Us Kids. One of the songs,...

Flyover Spillover

Every year around the middle of March, Fort Worth - and probably every other alleged flyover town in the Southwest - gets spillover from...

Little Big Fire

It's been four years since singer-songwriter April Geesbreght released her last CD, the introspective, folk-inflected In Other Words. In that relatively short period of time,...

Fuming at BoomerJack’s

The gall of some people never fails to amaze and sadden me. When you're running through an airport or in the middle of a...

The Circle Remains Unbroken

Moldy pie! Yum! Blueberry to be exact. Just sitting there inside a glass cube atop a white pedestal, going uneaten - and unloved -...

Code Red for JPS

Alan Cattlett spent more than a week in 2006 eating almost nothing and drinking himself almost to death, a result of severe depression. The...

Monopoly Money

I'm getting a check from the federal government - woo-hoo! Taking advantage of our two lovely tax deductions - I mean, kids - my...