Out on the town

Beside herself with excitement, Teresa’s group stopped at Willie’s for tacos before going to their hotel on her first trip to the state capital for work.  “I’d like an ice cold beer,” she drawled. “Listen, y’all … this is my first rodeo. All we have for drive-through in Delmar is Windy’s and McDugal’s. Know what […]

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The Whole Kit and Kaboodle

Daddy and Junior got that coon off the road before it started to stink. The July rain they’d gotten and high temperatures four straight days made a quick inevitability. A virtual certainty. It was gonna reek. Albert would eat it nonetheless. Anything stood fair game on his half-barrel BBQ grill. Leastways without too many flies […]

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Live Entertainment

With “Honkytonk Woman” playing on the jukebox, she was in a better mood than usual. Living a rough life like Lenay’s could turn a person sour. Her boyfriend reckoned she could use some special treatment now and then, so agreeing on dinner at Millie’s Bar and Grill pleased her. The lights dimmed early and peanut shells […]

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