When he broke up with her during her senior year at Odessa High School, her world fell apart. But she asked him for one last favor: to kill her.
In this exclusive excerpt from Stephen Harrigan’s forthcoming history of Texas, the first Spanish conquistadors arrive on our shores, starving, haggard, and in no mood for conquest.
But a new crop of cult classics and nostalgic favorites may say otherwise.
Richard Hickock, one of the killers depicted in Truman Capote’s true crime classic, wrote his own account of the infamous 1959 murder of the Clutter family that suggests it was a contract hit
The Manson and Hearst sagas captivated the nation. We talked with the original reporters to find out how Rolling Stone got the inside story on each
Authors Sebastian Junger, Katherine Boo and Charles Johnson will be keynote speakers at this year’s Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference.
Be sure and get your entries in to the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference writing contests and join us July 21-23 in Grapevine, Texas, when The Tribe reconvenes for another weekend of the country's most talented storytellers sharing their stories, life-changing experiences and expertise with you.
Biographer James McGrath Morris shares selected excerpts from his book Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print, and Power
I believe good writing is learned by osmosis, in the exact same way an infant learns a native language. If you get into your brain the rhythms of prose and modes of narrative that command attention, you will have no problem getting published.
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