There is no catastrophe a good nap can’t cure

Nap Time

Texas Small Tales

Phillip T Stephens
Wind Eggs
Published in
3 min readMay 8, 2024


Possum naps in cowboy hat
Source image by Mark Hogan

…continued from yesterday

SO HERE’S HOW DIMEBOX DAN RETURNED to civilization (if there’s any place in Texas you’d consider civilized). A crusty old prospector named Geezer Pan was digging for gold on the outskirts of Dimebox, a futile enterprise if there ever was one. It was getting toward…