Author: Rix Quinn

Rix Quinn is a former magazine publisher who works as an independent biographer and broadcaster.

self improvement
Rix Quinn’s Minute Story: Self improvement

I’ve heard there are more books on self improvement than any other subject. My friend.

night light
Rix Quinn’s Minute Story: Night light

The most important light in our house is the smallest one. Like many families, we.

dodo bird
Rix Quinn’s Minute Story: Dodo bird

Back when I was a kid, people used to joke about the “dodo bird.” Was.

A.B. Munroe milk man
Rix Quinn’s Minute Story: The milk man

Many of us grew up during the 1960s. Some, like me, never grew up. But.

fancy lobster feast
Rix Quinn’s Minute Story: Fine (and fancy) meals

Not long ago, a man I work with asked me how to make a big.

leisure suit
Rix Quinn’s Minute Story: Leisure suits

Today, I would like to salute the leisure suit, a huge success of the 1970s..

House fly
Rix Quinn’s Minute Story: House flies

As I think about summer in Texas, house flies come to mind. Maybe that’s because.

Detail portrait of Charles Perrault painted by Philippe Lallemand, circa 1672. Wikimedia Commons
Rix Quinn’s Minute Story: Charles Perrault

We’d like to recognize Charles Perrault, who preserved the folk tales of “Little Red Riding.

Rix Quinn’s Minute Story: Hitting singles in baseball

It’s baseball season, so there’s nothing like a sports story. This one’s about a kid.

Rix Quinn’s Minute Story: House sale

My friend Buddy unloaded his home last week. It’s been on the market so long.