Whitey Bulger and Me

Welcome back. The year was 1981 when Roger Wheeler, the new owner of World Jai Lai, was shot to death in the parking lot of Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa. His was the first of four murders ordered by James “Whitey” Bulger to hide the fact that he was…

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Before the Dew Book Release

My new book Before the Dew will be available soon. These are the book signings I have scheduled so far: Brace Books, Ponca City: November 23rd 1:30 PM Best of Books, Edmond: November 24th 12 PM Full Circle Books, OKC November 26th 6:30 PM Moxie, Bartlesville December 1st, 10AM Grand…

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Not Fun But Necessary

Welcome back. This week I’m back in town for a medical procedure that’s about three years overdue. For those of you who like me are over fifty it’s something most doctors recommend and it’s easy. No solid foods on the day before the procedure but you can have clear liquids…

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Before the Dew Book Release

My new book Before the Dew, a Memoir is about to be released. These are the book signing events I have scheduled so far: Brace Books Ponca City: November 23rd 1:30 PM Best of Books, Edmond: November 24th 12 PM Full Circle Books, OKC: November 26th 6:30 PM Moxie’s, Bartlesville:…

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Lake Oolagah, Oklahoma

Another beautiful part of our state….. Welcome back. Oolagah Lake which was built in 1950 is still a well-kept secret for many but not for the campers who were at Hawthorne Bluff campground this weekend. Sold out is an understatement as the “full sign” was hanging at the check-in office…

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The Enduring Mystery of DB Cooper

Welcome back. My absence over the past four weeks and the rumors about where I might have been may have some similarities with another missing man whose disappearance you may have heard of. Here is his story, told in the first person. The date was Wednesday November 24, 1971, Thanksgiving…

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Express Ranch’s 2018 Big Event

Welcome back. Cattlemen from all over the world will descend on Oklahoma this coming Friday and Saturday as the 28th annual Big Event Cow Sales once again comes to Yukon where a hundred-thousand-dollar cow is not unusual. Express Ranches, which hosts this very important cattle auction, is the largest operation…

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