Dirt and Deity

      As everyone in the world knows, we’re right in the middle of a pandemic. Many people are falling sick, and some are dying. What is not killing us virally is killing us economically. I hurt for small business, churches, and every worker. What...

Cantankerous Tom

   There’s nothing like the sound of a gobble at daylight. If you’re close enough, it seems it reverberates throughout the hollows and ridges. It will truly make you wide awake like nothing else. The method most of us use to cause a tom to gobble...

Corona Virus

         As you know, our nation is in a crisis. The Corona Virus pandemic is beginning its trek through our country. Our lives will change for a few months, and some will forever. Basketball seasons are being canceled right now, and other...
Small Group

Small Group

I just spent another weekend with about ten guys in Texas. I’ve made this trip for the past few years and we’ve decided to make it an annual Outdoor Truths event. This year we exclusively hunted hogs, while previous times, turkey season was open as well....

Spring

Monday, March 02, 2020         It doesn’t take too many warm days in a row and one begins thinking spring. And with the time change upon us, I’m all in! It’s official for me. Let the world begin again – afresh, anew, and with gobs of possibilities of...

Wind

Monday, February 24, 2020           One of the obstacles that most hunters and fishermen dread is the wind. A light wind is not a factor – it’s even helpful, but a windy day is burdensome to the fishermen and causes most game to stay out of sight. Most of the...