Votes are counted, we have a winner!

Thank you so much for voting for the Wild Man cover over the weekend. I counted up the votes this morning, in the end I had to make a spread sheet in Excel because it looked pretty dang close! I took votes: in comments on the blog in comments on my personal Facebook...

Six signs it is fall in South Dakota

1. State Fair is over. It finished up over Labor Day weekend. 2. The weather man started using the F-word and the S-word. (Frost & Snow.) 3. We had to put two quilts on the bed last night. 4. They are almost ready to cut silage for the cow’s feed this...

Excerpt from the book: Slop for the Hogs

Here is another story from the book I’m publishing this winter about my wild grandfather, Luther Angell. In this story, he tells me about feeding hogs as a kid with his father, brother and sister. I always think of Mike Rowe’s show “Dirty Jobs”...

Book Review: Show your Work!

Share Like an Artist Last night, I finished reading a delightful, little book just before I fell asleep – Show your Work! The book is about making art and sharing it. Austin wrote the book in ten, simple steps. This morning, I wanted to flip through the pages...