Taking a Chance

Posted by on Apr 24, 2013 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Taking a Chance

The spring I was seventeen, Bryon Tunnell Day in Tyler, Texas, 1963 was celebrated in the Rose Garden on the county fair grounds. I can’t remember why Mr. Tunnell needed a celebration, but someone thought he did, but that’s not important. Who was Bryon Tunnell? Texas Railroad Commissioner – but that’s not important. What is […]

Flip A Coin

Posted by on Apr 20, 2013 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Flip A Coin

How easy it has always been to think/wish myself away from my childhood. Easy to think that someone else could have adopted me, and my life would have been different/better. My life could have been decided by flipping a coin. Heads I go to live with Laura and Kenneth, tails I’m sent along another path. […]