Texas Scribes

Texas Scribes
8:27 am
Fri July 12, 2013

'Go Down Looking': Closing reflections

"Go Down Looking" author Jim Ainsworth
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This week's program features an excerpt from “Go Down Looking,” a novel by Jim Ainsworth of Commerce.

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Texas Scribes
8:18 am
Fri June 28, 2013

'Go Down Looking': Starting over at home

Jim Ainsworth
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This week's program features an excerpt from “Go Down Looking,” a novel by Jim Ainsworth of Commerce.

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Texas Scribes
10:49 am
Fri June 21, 2013

'Go Down Looking': Leaving the Panhandle

Jim Ainsworth
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This week's program features an excerpt from “Go Down Looking,” a novel by Jim Ainsworth of Commerce.

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Texas Scribes
8:18 am
Fri June 7, 2013

'Go Down Looking': Riding Eagle's Nest

'Go Down Looking' by Jim Ainsworth of Cumby, Texas.

This week's program features an excerpt from “Go Down Looking,” a novel by Jim Ainsworth of Commerce.

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Texas Scribes
7:00 am
Fri May 31, 2013

Two short essays by Dr. John Hanners

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This week on Texas Scribes Dr. John Hanners, Professor Emeritus of Theatre at Texas A&M University-Commerce, reads two short essays he penned for the Texas Theatre Journal. The first essay is 'Play It Again Sam; Tyler, Texas' Arthur Dooley Wilson.' The second is 'John Boles: Texas' Forgotten Actor'.

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Texas Scribes
7:00 am
Fri May 24, 2013

A Woman of Independent Means

A Woman of Independent Means
Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey Avon Books

This week on Texas Scribes Jan Hilton reads 'A Woman of Independent Means' by Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey.  The book 'A Woman of Independent Means' tells the fictionalized story of the Walcott family of Honey Grove. Mrs. Hailey is a descendent of the Walcotts.

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Texas Scribes
7:00 am
Fri May 17, 2013

Three Dark Decks

Three Dark Decks-Eusibia Lutz
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This week on Texas Scribes Dr. John Hanners reads from 'Three Dark Decks', by Eusibia Lutz. 'Three Dark Decks' blends fiction with her actual desperate flight from the advent of World War II in 1939.

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Texas Scribes
7:00 am
Fri May 10, 2013

Dan Blocker: DeKalb's All-American Actor

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This week on Texas Scribes Dr. John Hanners, Professor Emeritus of Theatre at Texas A&M University-Commerce, reads an essay he wrote for the Texas Theatre Journal. It's called 'Dan Blocker: DeKalb's All-American Actor'.

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Texas Scribes
7:00 am
Fri May 3, 2013

The Homecoming of Samuel Lake

The Homecoming of Samuel Lake & author Jenny Wingfield
Book Club Cheerleader http://bookclubcheerleader.wordpress.com/2011/10/10/three-cheers-for-homecoming/

This week on Texas Scribes Jenny Wingfield reads her book, 'The Homecoming of Samuel Lake'. She lives in Texas, and her screenplay credits include 'The Man in the Moon' and 'The Outsider'. 'The Homecoming of Samuel Lake' is her first novel.

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Texas Scribes
7:00 am
Fri April 19, 2013

Eight poems by Tom Geddie

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This week Sherri Gardner reads eight poems by Tom Geddie; a poet, music journalist, essayist, and creative writing teacher who lives and writes in Van Zandt County. Poems include 'The Door is a Jar', 'Once the Sun Goes Down', 'A Blood-Red Rose Stood out Boldy',  and 'She Lived Her Life'.

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Texas Scribes
7:00 am
Fri April 12, 2013

Alone at the End of the Row-Prose poetry by Carol Rose Allen

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This week on Texas Scribes Sherri Gardner reads from Alone at the End of the Row, prose poetry by Carol Rose Allen. Poems read include 'Granny', 'Grandaddy', 'Glimpse of a Father', and 'Under the Tree'.

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Texas Scribes
8:00 am
Fri April 5, 2013

'Mary of the Angels' tells tale of life in occupied Phillipines

Mary of the Angels
Dr. Mary Jane Hodges Vance Dr. Mary Jane Hodges Vance

Dr. Mary Jane Hodges Vance reads from her book Mary of the Angels this week on Texas Scribes.

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Healing Shine
8:00 am
Fri March 29, 2013

Healing Shine: A Spiritual Assignment

Healing Shine: A Spiritual Assignment
Michael Johnson Michael Johnson

Michael Johnson reads from his book, 'Healing Shine: A Spiritual Assignment' this week on Texas Scribes.

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Texas Scribes
9:49 am
Fri March 22, 2013

Go Down Looking

Go Down Looking
Jim H. Ainsworth Tate Publishing

Jim Ainsworth reads his book, 'Go Down Looking', on this week's Texas Scribes.

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Texas Scribes
10:11 am
Fri March 15, 2013

This Stubborn Soil: A Frontier Boyhood Pages 286-288

This Stubborn Soil: A Frontier Boyhood
William Owens The Lyons Press

This is the seventh of nine readings by Jan Hilton of Commerce of William Owens' book, 'This Stubborn Soil: A Frontier Boyhood'.

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