He self-describes the blog as:
"Light T. Cummins, Bryan Professor of History at Austin College, blogs about things related to Texas History. In May, 2009, the Governor of Texas appointed him to serve as the Texas State Historian. This blog contains postings about his activities as he seeks to advance the cause of history and historical understanding across the state."
Cummings is a widely respected historian with awards, volumes, articles, and students passing under his tutelage.
He's been blogging since January. Some recent August postings include