Greg Allen

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2012

    Bachaaah! A Chicken and a Hedgehog Walk into a Bar, Inspire Storybooks

    Well, not a chicken, so much as a "Chicken Boy," the protagonist of Gregory G. Allen's new kids' book of the same name. When we last spoke to Allen, he was still living the champagne dreams and caviar wishes (well, emotionally, if not literally) of an independent author's first big successes. His de ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2008

    When You See Ian Beach, Please Tell the Chef He Rocks

    Greg Allen The Buck Pets were, from left: Ian Beach, Andy Thompson, Tony Alba and Chris Savage. So, a few hours after I posted that item yesterday about the Grand Hyatt DFW being all that and then some, one "Danny Explosion" dropped this comment concerning the highly rated hotel and its eatery: "I ... More >>

  • Culture

    October 9, 2003

    Casts of Killers

    Assassins at Quad C, convicts at SMU, plus murder in Tuna, Texas

  • Culture

    April 17, 2003

    In a Drood Mood

    Dickens murder mystery satisfies at WaterTower; Fully Committed fizzles at DTC