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Cowboy Poets Gathering in Van Horn, Texas


The third annual Texas Crossroads Gathering is only three weeks away! While other gatherings are concentrating on getting the biggest name headliners they can get, Crossroads concentrates on turning the whole event into one big, all inclusive party! Driven by … Continue reading

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So dry you can’t stand the mud!


In their 1999 review of my book, Cowboy Romance (of horsesweat & hornflies) Western Horseman Magazine stated that good cowboy humor is usually wry, dry and witty. What they failed to mention is that good cowboy humor is more often … Continue reading

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Crossroads Gathering, Part Two


Having a group of entertainers traveling from around the country to perform in Van Horn, Texas without pay seems about as likely as Willie Nelson stopping over in Sierra Blanca., Texas…voluntarily that is. Making things sound even more unlikely is … Continue reading

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Texas Crossroads Cowboy Gathering


Besides being a self under-employed cowboy and story teller, I also put on a little Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Van Horn, Texas the first week of February. We are rapidly approaching our third year this February. This is unique in … Continue reading

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