Carol Martin is a born storyteller. Like most great storytellers, she finds the greatest material from the narrative of her own life. Carol was born in Big Rapids, Michigan, in 1945 to a family that was poor, but happy. In time, her family became affluent, and when she was fifteen, they moved to Dallas, Texas. Morally, Carol began to flounder. By the time she joined older sister Kay at Texas Tech University, she had made a habit of sneaking out of the house after bedtime. With the last vestiges of parental restriction removed, her behavior quickly spun out of control.
She married Jack Keels, a fellow Texas Tech student in 1964. Despite the fac