Coffee Percs

When I first knew him he carried a Bible and a six-shooter, He was gentle with horses, with children; his courage was never questioned…  When he got up in the morning he’d be sitting there by the fire, as alone as the morning star, drinking coffee.”                –J. Frank Dobie Get yur ol’ tired self in…

Echoes From the Campfire

Seasons come and go…each new season has its challenges and its beauty.  You can’t predict the exact dates and you can’t keep it from happenin’.  I guess I’ll just take what comes and look for the good parts.”              –Stephen Bly (One Step Over the Border)     “To him who overcomes, I will give the right to sit…

Echoes From the Campfire

How cheap are the principles for which we do not have to fight, how easy it is to establish codes when all the while our freedom to talk had been fought for and bled for by others.”              –Louis L’Amour  (North to the Rails)        “Then all his disciples deserted him and ran away.”              –Mark 14:50 (NLT)———————In the Book…

The Saga of Miles Forrest

Miles, didn’t you hear it?  It sounded like a wounded catamount, only more like a laugh than a howl,” swore Blasco.    I reached down to help his stand and said, “That’s the Pale Rider–Death.”    “Pale Rider?  Death?  What in tarnation are you talking about?” he exclaimed.    The town marshal was only a few feet from us now.  His…