The Odessa Record -

Nostalgia and understanding

Letter to the Editor


Last updated 5/26/2021 at 6:01pm

I recently visited Odessa High School and found my 1965 graduation picture on the wall.

Principal Jamie Nelson was my gracious tour guide. I scouted nearby graduation pictures to find familiar faces, with good or bad vocal reviews about their previous intents toward me and may have even said aloud why I never knew anybody else outside my own small class, like Bruce Wayne Porter, who was a few years younger.

I had no idea then who he was or the trouble he also endured throughout his school years.

Bruce wrote the book I recently discovered: Life Isn’t Fair – A Survivor’s Story of War...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Cheney Free Press
Ritzville Adams County Journal
Whitman County Gazette
Odessa Record
Franklin Connection
Davenport Times
Spokane Valley News Herald
Colfax Daily Bulletin

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2023