When I grew up, I wanted to be Brenda Star, girl reporter after I graduated from journalism school at the University of Iowa.
Then I was, but first became a medical book editor in St. Louis.
I grew up in Iowa where the tall corn grows and some natives, like me, become restless. St. Louis was a small step forward.
Until I moved further West. I still have a difficult time with the geography. In Iowa, we knew a lot more about the East. Somehow, I found Montana on a job-shopping trip (some day that deserves a story) and not only was a more...