Echoes From the Campfire

The worst punishment God could inflict on the world would be to give people everything they wished for.”                           –Elmer Kelton  (Other Men’s Horses)        “Yes, the LORD will give what is good; and our land will yield its increase.”  …

The Saga of Miles Forrest

It had been a wonderful Thanksgiving.  I had thought at first that there would not be as many people this year since the weather had been fair and the mines hadn’t released unnecessary miners, but it didn’t happen that way.  Doc Jones told me that I had forgotten to take into account that Durango had…

Echoes From the Campfire

We fought our nameless Alamos and rode to our deaths without a song of glory, nor any memory to leave behind except a hand less at the night guard and an empty saddle in the church wagon.”                          –Louis L’Amour  (The Kiowa Trail)  …

Echoes From the Campfire

Keep on thankin’ and fightin’.”                    –Zane Grey  (Nevada)        “For all things are for your sakes, that grace, having spread through the many, may cause thanksgiving to abound to the glory of God.”                     –2…