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I Jumped the Gun - an Introduction

Hi!  I’m Cassie. I write curriculum for Staff Development for Mercy Ships – in Lindale, TX.  Hard to believe, I know… the world’s largest NGO hospital ship operates from a small town in East Texas, 5 hours from the nearest coast line – and that’s if you’re driving pretty fast. 194 more words


Letterboxing in East Texas - day 2

We did a Volksmarch in Center on Sunday.  There was a box called “A Castle in Texas” along the walk route.  The clue led us to a pocket park and this mural, but the box was supposed to be at the base of the Pecan tree across from the mural.  464 more words


Letterboxing in East Texas - day 1

We did a Volksmarch in Carthage last Saturday.  While there I carried along a box to plant.  I thought the Odd Fellows Cemetery was a likely spot for my “Eager Beaver”. 325 more words


Faculty Research: Dr. Randy Lewis on Texas Tavola in the Old Country

Today we have a special treat for you: Dr. Randy Lewis has penned this fascinating account of a recent trip he took to Sicily to screen a documentary about Sicilians in East Texas. 650 more words

Faculty Research

A Casual Newborn + Sibling session, featuring a vintage quilt backdrop

Elfin Morgan is an East Texas photographer, specializing in Families, Children, and Newborns. Like what you see? Head on over and check out her site at… 34 more words

Baby Spring Pine Cones

Taken while hiking Huntsville State Park.

Albert Moyer, Jr. 2014



I really love this photo. I did something out of my comfort zone and took some pictures outside. It’s hard because I don’t have a photographer and have to figure out how to do these sort of shots by myself. 32 more words