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Out Where the West Begins


Out where the handclasp’s a little stronger,
Out where the smile dwells a little longer,
That’s where the West begins;
Out where the sun is a little brighter, 137 more words


A Cattle Range At Night


The prairie zephyrs have dropped to rest,
And the dust-clouds settle down;
The sun dips low in the golden west,
O’er the mesa bare and brown. 198 more words


Playing Cowboys and Indians

Who remembers playing “Cowboys and Indians” and copying the old western movies as a kid?


Elf On The Shelf

Playing Annie Oakley

When my sister was small enough to fit into a suitcase, we were all playing with guns. Not real guns, of course, but guns just the same. 373 more words

Outdoor Activities

The Son - Book Review

We are still in historical fiction land, but we are leaving behind the French Court and heading west – like, really west. So join me for the next few minutes as we hit up my home state (the great state of Texas) and talk about cowboys and Comanche Indians, oil tycoons, ranchers, and a family with some serious ambition. 818 more words

Book Reviews

Cowboys and Indians (without the cowboys) magic lantern slide

The magic lantern was very popular in America at the turn of the 20th century. Millions of slides were produced for audiences eager to be entertained and learn about the world beyond their town or city. 149 more words


The Indian in the Cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks

I read this book as part of the Read Harder Challenge 2016 for the category “read a book originally published in the decade you were born”. 417 more words