It’s 1962 on the Texas Gulf Coast, and 15-year-old Charlie Sweetwater and his brother, Johnny, are happily oblivious to the world’s problems. 1,090 more words
If that old warning “Red sky at morning, sailor take warning” is true, we’re in for a rough ride.
With a “cold” front moving down from the north, a tropical rain mass moving up the coast from Yucatan into South Texas up the coast, and Pacific hurricane Patricia aiming to pound Puerto Vallarta before swirling across Mexico and Central Texas from the west, it looks like a gully washer of a weekend here as it all collides. 300 more words
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Even though it is not officially summer until June 21, here in Texas, summer starts right after winter! With the arrival of June, the summer months offer plenty of fun activities.
The Unraveling of Mercy Louis
By Keija Parssinen
Harper: March 10, 2015
$25.99, 336 pages
Seventeen-year-old high school senior Mercy Louis is a star in her hometown of Port Sabine, Texas. 1,231 more words