More Hell on Wheels: With Short Stories


Jean Starnes writes a biweekly column, "Hell on Wheels," for the Midland Reporter-Telegram newspaper.
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Jean Starnes writes a biweekly column, "Hell on Wheels," for the Midland Reporter-Telegram newspaper.
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Wayne Burton
Jean Starnes is a strong and gutsy lady whose high courage and quirky sense of humor show up in every line she writes.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780595178575
  • Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 5/28/2001
  • Pages: 144
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.34 (d)

Table of Contents

More Hell on Wheels plus short stories Newspaper columns
1 Why Do We All Have to be Normal? 1
2 Have Saw; Will Travel or a Bathroom Consultant 4
3 I Just Wanted My Chair Repaired 7
4 Cats - Purry, Furry Love 10
5 Increase in Parking Fines, Yeeaa 13
6 Applause Deserved or it Wasn't in Their Job Description 16
7 Sharing is Caring 18
8 Neighborhood Christmas 20
9 "Improvements" Aren't Always Improvements 22
10 Ask Questions 25
11 Man's Best Friend 28
12 "Trees" 32
13 It Doesn't Compute 34
14 "See the Person, Not Just the Handicap" 36
15 "How About Dem Boys" 38
16 How Do You Explain That? 40
17 Unforgettable Characters 42
18 Sheba 45
19 A Reunion of Favorite People 47
20 "Those Vehicles Shouldn't be on the Street" 50
21 S.P.C.A., A Place for T.L.C. 52
22 A Tribute to My Sister 54
23 Dangers of Over-Teaching 56
24 Mobility 58
25 New Computer, New Challenges 61
26 Not Again 64
27 Thanks for the Compliments 67
28 Wheelchairs Arent's Hearing Aids 69
29 "Unavailable" 72
30 Top Ten List 74
31 A.D.A. Rules 75
32 What Happened to Global Warming? 77
33 That was a Good Week 79
34 Missed Opportunities 81
35 My Morning Starters 83
Short Stories
1 Miss Templeton's Secret 87
2 Survival 90
3 Broken Promises 96
4 Marriage 107
5 William 110
6 Long-Ago Thing 113
7 Volunteers 117
8 Shelley's Dreams 120
9 Letters from Daddy 125
10 The Visitor 131
About the Author 135
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