The First Homesteader

by Neil Shelton 0

  Clearly, it was not the best day in Daniel Freeman's life. He'd been on the trail for over three weeks, and the weather had…

The Adze-Mattock

by Neil Shelton 0

  The adze is among the very oldest of stone-age tools.  It was invented about the first time someone tied a rock to a stick,…

The Autumn Olympics

by Neil Shelton 0

  I've been pretty busy lately doing whatever it is that I do.  Besides all that, I've personally spent the week preparing for the Olympics.…

  Lately, I've been watching some of the goings-on as a handful of people have been setting themselves up to live in the country, many…

Pit Vipers Need Love, Too

by Neil Shelton 0

  The other day I was driving along one of those little two-lane black-tops that snake through the Ozarks.  I take these routes whenever I…