William Saroyan was apparently not the easiest person in the world with which one could deal.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Albeit rather slowly. First off, thank you for all the emails, calls and correspondence to me and/or my gal about my down time after reading that replacement “best of” (?) column Wednesday.
“We have learned that there is only One Substance, out of which everything is made.”
— Ernest Holmes, “Science of Mind”
SEDRO WOOLLEY, Wash. — One of the things you notice when visiting small towns between Seattle and the Canadian border is that the planners in those towns all took the same class.
The news about American children is both good and bad. While many aspects of growing up in the U.S. have improved over time, others have eroded.
BONNEY LAKE, Wash. — From 1,400 feet in the air, the town of Bonney Lake looks much different to a tourist from Madera than he remembers when he lived there awhile some 30 years ago.
The day I wrote this, I was dividing my time between writing at my computer and making several batches of pesto sauce with three different kinds of basil that I grew in oak halfbarrels on my deck.