The Saga of Miles Forrest

I could hear the whack, whack, whack as Queens was attacking Fernando.  Rushing in he turned on me smacking me alongside the neck driving me into the bars of the cell.  Charlie then jumped on his back, Queens roared swinging around trying to loosen him, but Charlie hung on.  After shaking my head, I drove…

Echoes From the Campfire

There was a special feeling as the wind blew across those miles of grass, a wind so cool, so deep down inside you that every breath of it was like a drink of cool water.”              –Louis L’Amour  (The Sky-Liners)     “The wind blows where it wishes, and you hear the sound of it, but cannot tell where…

Coffee Percs

We sat there, drank some coffee, and counted our blessings.”              –D.C. Adkisson (Mal de Ojo) Come on in Pard, the coffee’s on the stove waitin’ for yuh.  Do yuh remember ol’ Stiff-Lipped Lou and Skinny Thompson?  They came by last week with mopey looks on the faces.  There was always was something fearful ’bout Skinny.  I…

Echoes From the Campfire

Do your duty; defeat evil where you see it and go with God.”              –D.C. Adkisson (Mal de Ojo)     “But if the Spirit of Him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, He who raised Christ Jesus from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through His Spirit who dwells in you.”              –Romans…