Check out the book published by Amazon and written by D.C. Adkisson, The True and Unbiased Life of Elias Butler. It is a novel about the life of a man forced from Tennessee after the Civil War and going to Texas then his first ride up the trail to Abilene.
Posted on October 7, 2016 at 12:29pm
"The fire began to blaze up and I poured him a cup of coffee and handed it across the fire to him--with my left hand."
Better sit yourself down, as I can see you're a staggerin'. Coffee's ready and I'll get a cup for you. Yep, I heard the rumblin'; it must be time for those horsemen to start ridin'. How much more can this ol' earth take? Sure glad I wasn't born no later than I was. At least the coffee's hot this morning. Yes siree that boy livin' in Washington…Continue
Posted on May 12, 2012 at 11:56am
Often, I have heard is said that character is who a person is when no one else is around. I tend to disagree as this statement is only partly true. Character is who a person is all the time. It is a product of a lifetime. Someone said that "character is a quality of life. As such, it affects personality, attitudes, and life standards."
Who was Peter? He was a man that you wanted on your side. If there was a squabble over fishing rights or a heavy catch that needed hauling…Continue
Posted on May 4, 2011 at 7:05am — 1 Comment