Looking for Earp, Part One

Looking for Earp, Part One

An actor portrays Wyatt Earp at a living history exhibition in Barstow. When the Earp boys, Wyatt, Virgil, and Morgan, cloaked in long black coats and accompanied by gambler “Doc” Holiday, made the famous walk to meet Ike Clanton and his gang in Tombstone, Ariz.,...
Chance meeting with a cowboy

Chance meeting with a cowboy

“Darlin’, you just made my day.” The cowboy tipped his hat and turned his horses to the setting sun. Gold glints silhouetted them briefly and made my eyes tear. “And you, sir, have made mine.” A bad spaghetti western? A Louis L’Amour novel? No, just a chance meeting...
My heroes have always been cowboys

My heroes have always been cowboys

There is something about a cowboy; I am sure you would all agree. It’s the look in their eyes, the tilt of their hats, the boots and spurs, and oh, a cowboy on horseback — well, that is a sight that inspires, to say nothing of giving a girl heart palpitations....