I agree with Louis
L'Amour that storytelling is an artful and fine endeavor.
I think of it as sitting around a campfire on a hunting trip
with friends. After some comfortable silence I say,
"Hey, did I ever tell you about ...." Then I try to do my
best imitation of Pat McManus.
Well, enough prologue. Here are two samples of the
twenty-plus stories I'm assembling for a book.
Dynamite and the Lolo Ditch
Carol and the Camel