March 12, 2015
Writer, retired English teacher
Frank Thomas Pool is a writer and retired English teacher in Austin. He grew up on Maple Street in Longview and graduated from Longview High.
Pool: Goodbye to all that
6 days, 5 hours ago
The first football game I remember watching in its entirety was the famous Ice Bowl playoff game between the Dallas Cowboys and Green Bay Packers ...
Pool: Rolling around with sesquipedalian words
1 week, 6 days ago
I was thinking about incunabula the other day. Well, actually I was pondering "incunabula." The word itself refers to early printed books before the year ...
Pool: Up and fussing about that cussing
3 weeks, 5 days ago
I've heard a lot more of vulgarity and swearing recently than I'd like to hear. That has made me think about cussing, class, and people's ...
Pool: Remembering a life, a mind, a soul
1 month ago
As the season struggles to change from everlasting summer to something like autumn, I think back to my friend Herb who died about a year ...
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