dream ranch

~ All sky, no cattle ~

I have run across more evidence of long-simmering Texas-New Mexico tensions, once again involving Billy the Kid — and this time Roy Rogers, too. After a photo of Billy allegedly playing croquet emerged in 2015 — or a photo of someone wearing a cockeyed hat like The Kid — the Fort Worth-Star Telegram sniffed in …

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I can’t remember the riffle that sent my mind in this direction, but for some reason I was thinking about how many of my favorite writers and poets lived, worked and taught in the Pacific Northwest.   At any rate, it led me to this laborious piece from the Center for the Study of the …

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