Author Mike Knecht re-creates the life he lived with these real cowboys. Each chapter is a story itself allowing the reader to peruse the book and read what seems interesting. The horse enthusiast will appreciate these cowboys’ fine riding skills. The casual reader will be transported to a different world where hard-work, danger, grit and camaraderie are elements of each story. Sharon Jantzen reviews “Tales from the Chimineas Ranch”.
Poor Richard’s Press has you covered no matter if you’re a local professional or just someone who wants to get quality, personalized apparel or materials. Sharon Jantzen introduces us to a local business who understands the needs of the horse community. They not only get you, but are you!
As a young man Mike got to cowboy with a group of exceptional men who he describes as, “Educated, sophisticated, hard-working, cowboys whose dry wit demonstrated a love for the cowboy lifestyle.” Pat Russell, an imposing, observant cow boss with a huge presence was the catalyst behind this unique group of cowboys. Sharon Jantzen talks with local author Mike Knecht about his cowboy days in “Tales from the Chimineas Ranch”.
Her parents were really hoping that the horse crazy little girl would grow out of her desire to have horses, but she never did. CeCe Campbell, the current PCQHA President, has been following her dreams throughout life. Charlotte Gorton joins up with CeCe and gets her full story.
“I have tried all the tail bag options out there. Either the material was wrong, or the design was wrong, or a combo of both, so I tried to improve these designs. Eventually I decided to create my own design,” says Andrea creator of Blooming Tails Tail Bags. Sharon Jantzen discovers the local talent behind this blooming business.