Archive for January, 2018
 

 
la damacolor

Mario’s Unique Mexican Loteria

The summer is a very busy time for artist Mario Godinez who is currently working on a long thought about project based on the popular Mexican game of  La Loteria.  “This is the time I have to create my work, because I do no...
by Nydia O
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SPI TX Monthly Article

New Article About SPI: Come Padre

Not only did I love the title “Come Padre,” but the entire article written by Jordan Breal for the August 2013 issue of Texas Monthly. Jordan composed a three day itinerary in South Padre Island, Texas, in which she writes ...
by Nydia O
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La Parroquia in Pharr

Coffee From Veracruz and H.E.B. Still Going Strong

I recently visited the new H.E.B. on South Cage  & Ridge road in Pharr, Texas, where I found the second Gran Café de la Parroquia establishment in the Rio Grande Valley. Two years ago I wrote a story about this coffee sh...
by Nydia O
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2012-09-03 01.56.46

The Woman I am

                        The Woman I am Hides deep in me Beneath the woman I seem to be.   She hides away From the stranger’s eye – She is not known to the pas...
by Nydia O
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Hooded Warbler

Birding Matters

With all the buzz ecological and nature preservation projects are creating in today’s media, it is an interesting fact that few residents of the Rio Grande Valley realize the richness found in our wild habitat. There are curr...
by Nydia O
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