Echoes From the Campfire

This was a savage land, a lonely land, yet here the foundations of our homes would be laid…  We accepted the danger but took no unnecessary risk.  It is a fool who invites trouble, a child who is reckless, for life holds risks enough without reaching out for more.”              –Louis L’Amour  (Bendigo Shafter)     “Cast your bread…

Echoes From the Campfire

It’s the same as sayin’ a beefsteak tastes better than a rose smells.  The things ain’t the same.”              –Ernest Haycox (Whispering Range)     “For false Christs and false prophets will arise and will show great signs and wonders, so as to mislead, if possible, even the elect.”              –Matthew 24:24 (NASB)———————–         “There’s going to be a meeting in the air,          In…

The Saga of Miles Forrest

Molly, you…”    She didn’t allow him to finish until she corrected him.  “Excuse me, I’m Mrs. Forrest to you.”    McCall smirked.  “Fine, Mrs. Forrest you didn’t go home last night.”    She felt more comfortable since knowing that she remembered her pistol.  Before going to Marta’s house she stopped by her cabin to pick up some clothes and her…

Echoes From the Campfire

Once he made up his mind to do it, he whipped up the mules and let the devil take the hindmost.”              –Elmer Kelton (The Far Canyon)     “But let your word ‘yes’ be ‘yes,’ and your ‘no’ be ‘no.’ Anything more than this is from the evil one.”              –Matthew 5:37 (HCSB)———————In these trying times, one of the best…