Stories from a Life in Progress
Finally! A collection of Lou Ann Thomas' award-winning columns and commentaries is available in a book.
Join Lou Ann as she tackles topics both relevant and irreverant.  Whether it's the care and feeding of Friendship Bread, or the challenges of navigating middle age,
Stories from a Life in Progress offers readers insight, inspiration and more than a few laughs.
Come along for a joyous ride from being lost in the self-help section of a bookstore to trying to teach her grandmother to drive.  
Stories from a Life in Progress is good medicine. Whether for conferences, workshops, meetings or other gatherings, Lou Ann's presentations are dynamic, memorable, uplifting and always fun.

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Stories from a Life in Progress
Reviews . . .
"Whether it's a conversation with arm chair philosopher Babs Spelnek, introspection on life's challenges or commentary on the every-day, Lou Ann Thomas says it in engaging style. In a medium that must deal with the world's harsh realities, her well-developed sense of humor is welcome relief to newspaper readers."
--Steve Swartz, Metro Editor, The Topeka Capital-Journal

"Writing good commentaries for radio is tricky business.  Lots of people THINK they can do it, but few can do it well.  Lou Ann's commentaries fit the bill, and help remind us that life is really just a series of small interconnected events--some are good, some are bad, many are funny."
--J. Schafer, News Director, Kansas Public Radio, Lawrence, Kansas
"Someone famous once said that life is like a bowl of cherries, but you have to watch out for the pits.  While there are pitfalls and problems in everyone's life, Lou Ann handles every situation with a passion for life and a sense of humor that is guaranteed to tickle any funny bone you have. Read on and you will have to agree."
--Elizabeth Bower, Advertising Publications Editor,  The Wichita Eagle's Active Life
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