Coming off a recent Grammy win with long-time friend and performing partner Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell kicked off his “Tarpaper Sky” tour Saturday night at Music City Texas in Linden, playing to a packed and appreciative house.
When she was growing up in St. Francis, Wisconsin during the 1960s, Tammy Ruditys felt like an outsider in her own home.
Robin Oliveira always dreamed of going to Paris. What she couldn’t have known, however, is that the time she and her husband spent in The City of Lights would inspire her second book, “I Always Loved You.”
After seeing the screen adaptation of Tracy Letts’ 2008 Pulitzer Prize winning play, “August: Osage County,” I understand why the New York and Los Angeles critics – and possibly a lot of Oscar voters – didn’t like it.
Alexander McCall Smith has created an internationally beloved franchise with his No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series. While the books always contain a mystery or two for Precious Ramotswe to solve, the main themes of McCall Smith’s work are relationships, kindness and honoring the long-held traditions of Botswana.