A minor episode from the past, part 1
May 21, 2021
Sometimes I drive myself crazy! Sometimes other people do it for me. Recently, I got to thinking once again about a minor episode in my past that I have often thought about over the years. Whenever I think of it, I smile but I also have to shake my head!
It happened several years ago (longer than I care to admit) in the beautiful and glorious state of New Mexico. I had just moved there determined to turn myself into a historian who specializes in the American West.
I had applied to go to several graduate schools in order to follow my dream. Since I had no money, I needed to become a graduat...