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After 5 years, readers share their memories




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Julia Castro
Apple Pie and Salsa
April 3, 2013 | 2,801 views | 2 comments

It’s hard to believe that March 12 was the fifth anniversary of my very first column in the Wilson County News. It’s been an incredibly rewarding experience. I would like to share with you some of the responses I have received. While my story may not be old enough to fall in the reminiscing category, the stories that my readers have shared with me go way back. I have triggered memories and made people look back at the past and that was my intention. One of my biggest fans has been my nephew, Rudy. After a few of my articles, he was motivated to write his own memoirs. He has been a big contributor to the Reminiscing page. . . .

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Elaine K.  
Floresville  
April 3, 2013 1:53pm
 
Yes, indeed. The Lord works in mysterious ways ... We LOVED the idea of APPLE PIE AND SALSA from the moment Julia proposed it to us. Her columns, along with Lois Wauson's "Rainy Days" provide a "blast from... More ›

 
Lia C Flores  
Floresville, TX  
April 3, 2013 12:30pm
 
Thank you, Mom, for putting all of your stories in writing so that we may be able to share them with our own kids. I, too, am inspired by your amazing talent to tell stories in such a creative way. We are so proud of you and... More ›

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