Wendy Grossman

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  • 11 years ago

    Training for triathlons, Delphi Medina ate piles of pasta and potatoes. And she burned off the carbs, no problem. "Now I'm eating carbs and I'm not burning shit off," she says. "I've been such a slacker. I'm supposed to be doing the half-marathon ...

  • 11 years ago | Longform

    About 20 hanging baskets filled with plants line the roof of Aurelia "Lolly" Rodriguez's home. Another nine pots of blooming impatiens and spider monkeys sit on her grill. A red hibiscus blooms at the edge of the walkway. Up the path is a pink ros...

  • 11 years ago

    Coyote on a Fence is an offensive yet entertaining play. It takes place on death row and is basically a low-budget version of Dead Man Walking. John Mitsakis plays John Brennan, a less creepy, less carnivorous Hannibal Lecter who's always analyzin...

  • 11 years ago

    Every night, Lynn Davis feeds the coyote in his backyard. This week, he's setting out four raw chickens and a couple of 20-pound slabs of venison. "This coyote's hungry," Davis says. And the meat is bait. Davis says he's trying to get the animal u...

  • 12 years ago | Longform

    A Lincoln Continental stops beside a live oak tree on Galveston's 14th Street. A pimp stands by and then leans into the window, cuts a deal, and a redheaded prostitute gets in the car. "What are you doing pimping in front of my house?" shouts Bob,...

  • 12 years ago | Longform

    Justin Pineset has been class president at Lee High School two years in a row. The senior shadowed the mayor twice and has monthly meetings with the superintendent. He has worked at the Museum of Natural Science for the past four years. Pineset we...