Tag Archives: Gainesville

‘I’m Not as Good as I Once Was, but I’m as Good Once …

Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, April 18, 2016, 12:04 p.m. I did something on Sunday — and quite a way into Monday — that I don’t think I could have done when I was younger. This is encouraging. It might not … Continue reading

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I Love This Week

Gainesville, Texas, Saturday, April 16, 2016, 9:20 a.m. I don’t have too much to say this cloudy Texas morning. Everything went fine on Friday. Classic Recall, a local band of musicians who play rock and roll from the 1960s and … Continue reading

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White Lines and All Kinds of Stop Signs

Gainesville, Texas, Friday, April 15, 2016, 11:55 a.m. It’s been a hectic, fun, and, of course, exhausting few days. I haven’t had a chance to write anything till now, and there’s a good chance posting on this motel wi-fi is … Continue reading

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Trying to Get Reacquainted with the Old Microphone

Clinton, South Carolina, Thursday, March 10, 2016, 11:11 a.m. The highlight of many recent years has taken place in Texas, hard against the Red River and the Oklahoma border, in a small city known as Gainesville, where my friend Vince … Continue reading

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‘I’m Thankful That Old Road Is a Friend of Mine’ *

Clinton, South Carolina, Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 9:51 a.m. The trouble with this road trip was that it started too late and ended too early. I’ve been driving to Texas for an annual charity event for years. Normally, I take … Continue reading

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Holding Things Together

[cb_profit_poster Lotto]Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 10:20 a.m. Two steps forward. One step back. That wouldn’t have been acceptable to my high-school football coach. The slogans on Keith Richardson’s locker-room walls gave my latter novel its name. Those slogans … Continue reading

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