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September 1, 2018

We were born here, and we were raised with a dream: a dream written down more than two hundred years ago by some folks who got out of a pretty bad situation, just about like we're in right now.

March 23, 2018

We have indeed become slaves to technology.

February 27, 2018

     "Hello, hunters and outdoorsmen everywhere! This is Bruce Dewitt, and welcome to The Oklahoma Sportsman, where each week we bring you another exciting outdoor adventure. Today, we’re out in the wheat fields in northern Oklahoma, going after one of the trickiest and...

May 5, 2017

My friend Ben used to watch old Lewis hobble along the sidewalk of the downtown square back in Enid, Oklahoma.  Lewis always had his crutches, one under each arm, and he literally dragged his legs and feet along as he pivoted the crutches back and forth. He had gotten...

February 23, 2017

Cody walked onstage and surveyed the huge, cheering crowd, soaking in the excitement and energy radiated by thousands of adoring fans, the flashing effects lighting, the fog, and fireworks spewing from the pillars behind him.

The warm-up band had been good … but the hug...

February 8, 2017

I wonder if these songs come to me for a purpose, and if there are meanings that need to be explored, lessons to be learned.

November 16, 2016

Here's the story of how it all began . . .

"The mind will play funny tricks on you. One minute you’re in a business meeting or hard at work on the job, and then, something will hit you that brings back a familiar taste, or smell, or feeling, and the next thing you know,...

September 2, 2016

The cool, thin mountain air stabbed my lungs with each breath as I lumbered up the trail at over 10,000 feet elevation, carrying the weight of my day pack, loaded with lunch and snack provisions, water for the day plus a little extra, rain gear, binoculars, plus a slew...

August 23, 2016

From the book "Twisted by the Wind"

Ben used to go down to the park on Sundays with Frankie, his cousin. They were about nine or ten at the most.  One particular summer, things got real interesting.

Frankie had learned how to look out for himself by that time. He could a...

August 16, 2016

A very important part of living a more fulfilling life is the exploration of your creative self to release the imaginative potential awaiting there.

Many people have gone through life never stepping outside the traces of humdrum everyday activities long enough to find o...