Five Minutes With Welcome W. Wilson, Sr., Real Estate Mogul at 90

by Leona Barr on October 16, 2018

Welcome W. Wilson, Sr. has led a life that rivals any Texas tall tale. In his nine decades, he has accomplished things many people only dream of experiencing---in multiple arenas. Entrepreneur, entertainer, Navy man, public...

Five Minutes With Jessica Honegger, World-Changing Entrepreneur + New Author

by Leslie Dadidakis on August 22, 2018

Jessica Honegger, founder and co-CEO of Noonday Collection, has spent the last eight years building her Austin-based direct sales jewelry and accessories company. A business that started as a means to fund Honegger’s international adoption...

The Best Summer Reading for Your Young Adults

by Ken Dunn on June 18, 2018

For those looking for some pleasurable summer reading, Ken Dunn, CEO and Founder of GoRead.com, picks his favorite Young Adult books. Young Adult books typically focus on protagonists facing real world problems throughout many different...

This Summer’s Best Books for Middle Schoolers

by Kaitlin Street on June 12, 2018

As kids bust out of school for summer vacation, Ken Dunn, CEO and Founder of GoRead.com, picks page-turners that middle schoolers will love. Exploration of different genres, such as poetry and biographies, happens around middle...

A Texas-Sized Father’s Day Story, Inspired by Legendary Oilman

by Leona Barr on June 8, 2018

Glenn Patterson’s road to survival and success in the volatile and unpredictable modern age of petroleum began on the family ranch in Blackwell, Texas. Now, just in time for Father’s Day, Fort Worth resident and...

The Best Summer Reads for Kids (Entry Level to First Chapter)

by Kaitlin Street on June 3, 2018

Beginning to read is such an exciting time for kids! Entry Level Readers As we head into the long summer days, Ken Dunn, CEO and Founder of GoRead.com, picks page-turners that the kids (and you!)...

Picture This | Austin, 1970s, Hippies, Rednecks, Antone’s, The Armadillo, Live Music

by Leslie Barrett on November 1, 2017

Watt Casey was there, and that is what he did. Watt Matthews Casey, Jr. grew up in Albany, Texas, surrounded by music. His grandmother was a fabulous piano player, his grandfather a renowned composer. With this...

Armchair Travel Books to Spark Your Wanderlust

by Bebe Brown on October 24, 2017

If our travel issue left you craving the open road, we have some further recommended reading to help you cure that cabin fever. These photo-heavy coffee-table books also make great gifts for the travelers on...