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For those fortunate enough to have a home and material comforts, the holidays can be a joyous time of celebration with friends and family....

Livin’ la Vida Santa

’Tis the season for fat pants and even fatter lies told to children about an ancient elf who visits every child’s home on Christmas...

Welcome to the 2018 Holidays Issue

I admit, I love Christmas. As a relatively happy child in a relatively stable home in the 1970s and ’80s, I wanted for next...

A Toy Store Story

It’s a scene that repeats two or three times a day at my house: There’s a knock on the door. After calming our (read:...

Faces of Homelessness

This summer when temperatures sweltered, I often found myself at the downtown library, where I indulged my latest passion: genealogy research. I almost always...

Turkey Awards 2018

Every year around this time, we like to look back at the work we’ve done over the past 365 days or so and the...

Saying Goodbye

I walk around all day now muttering to myself, “I’m sorry, Adam. I’m so sorry, Adam. I’m so very sorry.” Is there anything I...

Candidate Carousel

All hail the South! The goobers in Florida and Georgia make even Texas resemble a well-oiled example of electioneering efficiency by comparison. The midterms...

Rule Change All Wet?

Some North Texans steamed while discussing water recently. Life itself depends upon water, and suspicions and frustrations can boil over whenever such a valuable...

Paradise Lost

You’ve got to hand it to the Trump administration. Even though they’ve had more turnover than your neighborhood Walmart, they’ve managed to keep a...