Discover 4 stories with “Texas Monthly” Tag.
on Texas Monthly, Funny, Willie Nelson, Scarface, Geto Boys, weed, Biography, Memoir, Golf, Houston rap, Texas Music, Texas Country
What does an octogenerian country singer and a Houston-born rapper have in common? A lot more than you might think.... Read my article here: Texas Monthly
on essay, Texas Monthly, roughneck, longread, West Texas, Christian Wallace, oil, oil and gas, energy, Permian Basin, longform, oil boom, rig, blue collar, oilfield worker
"Learning to Roughneck" was the featured essay on TexasMonthly.com in March. This longform article chronicles the year I spent as a roughneck in the oilfields of West Texas. Read the story here: Texas Monthly