Suzanne Winckler

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Articles by Suzanne Winckler

Trouble, Trash, and Texas

Apr 1, 1990 By Suzanne Winckler

Twenty years after the first Earth Day celebration, environmentalists are once again trying to get Texans interested in saving the planet. There are good reasons why they may once again fail.

Moving On

May 31, 1989 By Suzanne Winckler

Dave Hickey’s fine short stories are enhanced by the scarcity; Texas expatriate William Humphrey takes on the Cherokees’ Trail of Tears.

Hasty Copy

Nov 1, 1988 By Suzanne Winckler

Dan Jenkins’ latest takes a tough-cookie journalist out of a thirties movie and puts her into a chase through Depression-era Fort Worth; Sarah Glasscock populates her fictional Alpine with a cast of real characters.

Dust to Dust

Sep 30, 1984 By Suzanne Winckler

The cattle are dying, the grass is gone, the ranchers are selling their land. The center of Texas is in a drought that may be the worst in a hundred years.

The Wild Side of Town

May 31, 1984 By Suzanne Winckler

You don’t have to go to the country or the zoo to see wild animals; there are lizards in downtown buildings, gators in the creeks, and deer in the parking lots.

I-10 On Ice

Mar 1, 1984 By Suzanne Winckler

In five hours on icy roads the author covered 35 miles and discovered the perils of driving in a state that is unprepared for real winter.