Stories from the Slow Lane 

Books Sales in Bloom

Books Sales in Bloom

Picturesque fields of spring wildflowers haven’t been the only thing blooming here in South Central Texas lately. My observation is based on achieving a new personal best record by attending four local library book sales in three days in Schulenburg, La Grange, Weimar...

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A Tomcat’s Wellness Trip

A Tomcat’s Wellness Trip

Jumper ‘Jaws’ Thomas is my name and recovery has been my recent game. Thanks for the emails and texts you sent Elaine wishing me well after my surgery. I have to admit that it has been a rocky time, no pun intended. Skip this paragraph if you don’t fancy learning the...

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A December to Remember

A December to Remember

Here in Fayette County, Texas, familiar sights all around us announce that Christmas 2021 could well be a December to remember. Let me share several observations with you. At the Hostyn Hill Greenhouses, Kathy is brightening the season, one poinsettia at a time....

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