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Gary Norman and Jan Ayers Friedman enjoy the interconnectivity afforded by the open studio. Courtesy Art Studios on Race Street

Truly Public Art

With Art Studios on Race Street (formerly The Work Room), owner Flora Brewer is re-envisioning the way painters and sculptors work. Instead of holing...

TCU Professor Talks Gay Ministers in “Huffington Post”

It’s a supreme irony that Christianity, which as historically practiced is the primary source of anti-gay bigotry in the western world, is a house...

I just got lucky

Just got very, very lucky. Was out mowing the very back portion of my yard here in Joshua. It's wild territory, invisible from the...

Curtain Comes Down on Class Act

On Thursday, June 5, Lon Burnam announced that he will not take his lawsuit--which dealt with how mail-in ballot applications were acquired in the...

Walter Dansby Resigns as Fort Worth School District Superintendent

At a special board meeting on Monday night, Walter Dansby announced his resignation as superintendent. The meeting was called to determine his contract status. The...

It’s Hard Out There for a Gay Republican

Sigh. For the umpteenth time, the Texas GOP has denied Republican LGBT groups the chance to set up info booths at the state party...

#FWMF: The Airborne Toxic Event

Mikel Jollett, the lead singer-guitarist-keyboardist for the L.A.-based orchestral rock band The Airborne Toxic Event, is accustomed to his arty quintet receiving comparisons to...

#FWMF: Lucinda Williams

One of the best ways to gauge the stylistic breadth of Lake Charles, LA native and singer-songwriter Lucinda Williams is to chart her genre-hopping...

#FWMF: Jimmy Eat World

After more than two decades as a successful national band, the Arizona-based modern rock quartet Jimmy Eat World can say they beat the critics...

“Gigantabugs!” at the Fort Worth Zoo

Though the Fort Worth Zoo is a popular North Texas destination staffed by many hard-working professionals, I don’t visit very often. I’m no PETA...