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Larry McMurtry on the Power of the Plains, Myth, Lost Cowboys, and the Sky

  “The plains are a very powerful landscape. They’re not dramatic in the same way as the Rockies, or the California coastline, but they’re forceful.” -Larry McMurtry     Life under the omniscient, infinite West Texas sky will shape your … Continue reading

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Texas Panhandle Fritch fire: status, ways to help, more

From ProNews7: “As of 5:20p.m., the following stats have been released from the National Weather Service: Consumed 2,583 acres;Destroyed 131 structures – 89 of which were homes;The one fatality during the fire is not directly related to the fire;1300 homes and … Continue reading

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Diamonds in the rough

Abilene! Why? Because. http://www.abilenealternativenews.com. I can’t link it, but there it is. Diamonds are always older than us, remember.  😉

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