Monthly Archives: August 2015
Elisabeth Foley caught my attention with this book. Wanderlust Creek is a collection of 6 short stories, which were published earlier this year. I don’t usually enjoy modern western fiction or films. But I found this book to be quite … Continue reading
Once upon a time there was a man named Jimmy Stewart. Many Americans know that he acted in western films. What many folks don’t know is that the same Jimmy Stewart made a western radio show in the early 1950’s … Continue reading
“These men (cowboys) were my faithful guardians. Again and again I was all alone on the ranch with one of them. This was commonplace of the times. The men had to be with the women for protection, and there was … Continue reading
Johnny Crawford…who can forget that likable youngster from The Rifleman! I just finished his portrait, it is now in the shop!
John Wayne on horseback during the final fight and chase scene in “Hondo” In the shop now!
This book is an excellent detailed account of a cattle-drive, told by a real cowboy of the old days: Andy Adams(1859-1935). Although this book is classified as fiction, the dialogue and story are not a large percentage of the book. … Continue reading