May 15th, 2012 | Blog, Musings/Reminiscences, Stanford, Wallace Stegner | 9 Comments
I just got back from a wonderful week in California, taking a trip down memory lane as part of celebrating (and taking the sting out of) my 65th birthday.
I’ve been back to Palo Alto and Stanford a number of times since I moved away in the fall of 1974. But there was something special about returning to the scene of my youth just as I was turning 65. I went to Stanford right after I graduated from the University of North Carolina in 1969, as a twenty-two year old Stegner Fellow, got my Master’s … Read More