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Poet’s Paradise

"Clayton, look at this moth” shouts the poet Sharon Olds, calling to me across the green lawn in front of…

Round Top Holiday

My family of 12 was once referred to as “a small country.” Growing up in a four-bedroom house in Houston…

Countryside Culture

Creativity will crescendo this summer in the cultural enclave of Round Top, where the Round Top Festival Institute’s Summer Festival…

Winedale Quilt Exhibit

In addition to providing a diversion for fidgety hands and keeping us warm in the winter, the quilt is also…

Same as it Ever Was

I noticed something strange as I drove down the tree-lined country road wending south from US 290 toward the bucolic…

Round Top: Setting the Stage

In the fertile, rolling hills southwest of Brenham, the village of Round Top (pop. 77) possesses the reliable charms of…

Life of Pie: Texas' most tempting treats

Few edibles rank as high among Texans in the category of necessary foods as pie. One of the dishes we…
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