Welcome and sorry to hear that. Im from houston and I also cosplay. ANy chance are you going to AM this year? And check out this thread, you'll find more houstonians.
2015 Cosplays: (Red for my Bro, Blue for Myself)
Next Con: ?
Tales of Symphonia 2- Richter Abend Ver 2.0 & Emil Castagnier Ver 2.0
Elsword-Chung (Iron Paladin) and Ara Haan (Sakram Devanam)Raven (Weapon Taker)