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Everything’s Bigger in Texas – Especially the Food!

By Cody Durain, intern As a native Texan, my favorite thing about this big beautiful state is the sheer amount of diversity we encounter every day. When cultures collide, they create something beautiful (TexMex being a prime example of this). You might have guessed, but food is one of my favorite ways to experience a culture. […]

Submission Tips: the do’s and don’ts

By Cody Durain, intern Hello dear readers, Today marks the first month I have been interning here at Bright Sky Press. It has been a blast and I am eagerly looking forward to the next! But I wanted to take some time to share with you my insider view of our publishing company. One of the […]

Houston in the Spotlight with Super Bowl LI

By Karin Keller, intern Touchdown! Houston is welcoming Super Bowl LI and we couldn’t be more excited! Although we’re dreading the traffic jams the bowl is sure to bring, we wouldn’t trade this experience for anything. As proud Houstonians we anticipate welcoming people from all around the world and showing them the best of what Houston […]

New Year, New You

By Karin Keller, intern One week down in 2017, and how are your new year’s resolutions holding up? We all do it every year, resolve to make ourselves better, faster, stronger, smarter, etc. It is a daily struggle for everyone to deal with our weaknesses, some people are just better at hiding it then others and […]

Old St. Grammar

By Lucy Chambers ‘Twas the night after Christmas, when all through the house not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. The stockings were packed in the attic with care, and the trashcan attested St. Nick had been there. The children were nestled all snug in their beds, while visions of editing danced in my […]

Holiday Cheer!

By Ashton Haq and Karin Keller, interns The holidays are coming up, and no matter what holiday you celebrate, there is an undeniable sense of magic in the air as people enjoy the cold weather, sip hot chocolate, and enjoy the spellbinding glow of fairy lights hung up around their neighborhoods.

Star Gazing

By Karin Keller, intern I’ve always been fascinated with the idea of stars. I grew up reading stories and watching movies of heroes going on epic quests and the stars always seemed to play an important part. Namely in Disney’s Hercules which is perhaps my favorite Disney Movie— probably because I’m a huge mythology nerd, not […]

National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month – Celebrate and Learn through Remembering What Matters

By Mai Nguyen, intern November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and while most of us are aware of this tragic disease, our knowledge of it really only scratches the surface of what all it entails. Author Suzy LaForge recognized this through her own experience with her mother and her involvement with Amazing Place, and wanted […]

H is for “Howdy.” It’s how we say hello!

By Kaitlin Trahan, intern Anyone that has been to Texas knows that this state has a distinct culture and sense of pride that sets it apart from the others. Urban and rural areas are immersed in a southern way of living with a deep affinity for our history. In elementary and intermediate school, children take classes […]

It’s the beginning of November. Do you know what YOU’RE doing for the holidays?

If that question makes your stomach clench and your hands clammy with the thought of hosting another party for your family and friends, have no fear! Bright Sky Press has the answer for you. Invitation to Entertain has everything you need to host your Thanksgiving or holiday dinners, as well as that New Year’s Eve […]