Monthly Archives: February 2012

Ghost hunting in Port Aransas

I was beachwalking with a friend the other morning. The shoreline was dotted with gentlemen, and some ladies, all wearing rain boots. Strapped to their belts were plastic jugs with an opening cut out of the side. Bent over slightly, … Continue reading

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16th Annual Whooping Crane Festival

Register at the Port Aransas Civic Center located at 710 W. Ave A for the 16th Annual Whooping Crane Festival which extends to Feb. 26. Click here for more information. I went last year and although I missed the tours, I … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras party

Hope you enjoyed the Port Aransas Mardi Gras parade and festivities. I got to party at La Barataria. Thanks to Lezlie Keebler for the invite. Great music, wonderful wine, lots of beads and of course, awesome food — and then the fog crept … Continue reading

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Hot topic

So for some reason the hot topic today on the Internet seems to be “The Enemy Of My Enemy Is My” and then I guess you fill in the blank. I suppose it’s something to think about if you’re not … Continue reading

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Songwriter Invitational

Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012 is the second annual Pirates & Poets Songwriter Invitational in Port Aransas.  This year’s lineup features music from Brian Burns, Davin James and Jerry Diaz. Tickets are still available and can be purchased here. Tickets are $21.00 each. … Continue reading

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Felder Gallery gem and jewelry show

The Felder Gallery is having a gem and jewelry show. Chris Parachini returns to the Felder Gallery, 1726 Hwy 361, Suite F in the Tower Center in Port Aransas this Saturday, February 11th from 10:00am to 6:00pm to show his entire collection … Continue reading

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Logo competition

The Art Center for the Islands has changed its name to Port Aransas Art Center and needs a new logo. So, the art center is challenging graphic artists out there with a logo competition. The deadline is March 15, 2012 … Continue reading

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More under cover work

Sure, my novel, The Lost King, is available as an e-book for the Kindle and the iPad. But it’s available as a print book, too.  I love print books and apparently so do lots of other people. Witness the crowds … Continue reading

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It’s da bomb

On this morning’s beach walk I spotted a bomb half-buried in the sand at the shoreline. No kidding! And it was smoking. Officer Jim Williams from the Port Aransas Police Department got called out to investigate. He suspected it had … Continue reading

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