West Texas born, Texas Tech attended, University of Texas and Angelo State graduated, jobs at Children’s Protective Services, jobs teaching college English. That’s where I come from, but what do I do? I write and always have. It’s not always great. Sometimes it is. Sometimes it is dramatic. (That I have sometimes been told “Don’t show that to anybody else!” is a badge of honor.) Most of the time, I offer an opinion or an outlook that I hope is unique