Chapter04

Texas

Raining Stars

Today has been a very rainy day in the Great State of Texas. At least, in my little corner of Texas. I’ve learned that you can’t generalize with this state: it’s so large that it baffles all efforts to put it in a box. Fun fact about Texas: due to how horrendously large it is, they seem unable to calcu…

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Too Many Girl Scouts

I spent the last weekend with one hundred and sixty girl-scouts. Yup, you read that right. One hundred and sixty. That would be too many girl-scouts for most fancy-pants hotels, and it was waaay too many to be tent camping in northern Texas. I don’t know what their leaders were thinking before they c…

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100 Words

Show me a state that takes a day to drive across, and I’ll show you Texas. It’s only the second biggest of the United States, but in ego it’s certainly the first. These Texans are a proud bunch, which is actually kind of refreshing. As a race, we usually aren’t very happy with where we are at any given m…

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