The new book by AWARD WINNING COLUMNIST
NORMAL'S JUST A CYCLE ON A WASHING MACHINE
The witty memoir of local Dallas writer/mother Len Bourland as glimpsed through excerpts of her award winning columns from the Reagan Era to whatever this era is now. Sort through your laundry with hers as she begins in the Pre-soak halcyon days of a carpooling doctor’s wife and her Normal years of raising two sons and a daughter to her Spin Cycle of divorce and depression.
Highland Park Literary Festival, teaching humor workshops to HPHS students
Preston Royal Library
Thursday, Apr. 6th at 6:30 p.m.
Between the Covers Bookclub
Apr. 10th at 12:30 pm
We who have enjoyed Bourland’s columns for decades are thrilled to finally have a book to remind us how funny and remarkable life can be in spite of challenges. Read it on a plane, take it to the beach or give it to your best friend.
If you loved Erma Bombeck, you’ll love Len Bourland. Both find nuggets of humor in the quotidien events of everyday family life. Take a trip down nostalgia lane. You’ll smile a lot as you cycle through Normal.
Clever snapshots of life told with wit and honesty by Bourland, the Southern woman who always gets through her spin cycles.