America’s Newest Hitmaker: An Interview With Western Star A.H. Holt

Anne Haw Holt, or A.H.Holt, is from Richmond, VA – attended PVCC in Charlottesville, Mary Baldwin in Staunton, FSU in Tallahassee, FL – Ph.D. in History. Writes family stories set in the American west. Published FROM WRITER TO AUTHOR on Kindle in January. This work helps writers polish their manuscripts to publish on Kindle or send to a publisher. Anne just completed TEN IN TEXAS, a story of a settler…

“Airwolf” Star Alex Cord Set To Publish His First Western

From movie star to TV star to award-winning author, Alex Cord has done it all. His new book has taken him back to his roots– the Western. When Alex was asked to write a Western, it didn’t dawn on him how popular this decision would turn out to be. Western readers are still a force in the book world, and this new Cord Western should prove to be one of…

Little Ole Western Writing Me: An Interview with Western Bestseller J.C. Hulsey

Being a Western writer is one of the most rewarding experiences a man can have. Being a Western publisher must give J.C. Hulsey a pile of pleasure. This interview is all about the man behind the books. It’s all about writing books. His books have sold thousands of copies, and have won awards. His first book “Angel Falls, Texas” is considered by many Western readers to be an essential read.  But what turns…

To Be The Kin of an Outlaw: An Interview with Western Author B.W. Hedgepeth

This interview is something a little different. B.W. Hedgepeth is the descendant of one of the greatest bandits of the American West. The book is called “The Debonair Bandit,” and it’s hero is a man called Marion Hedgepeth. You can learn more about his ordeals here.   So, why did B.W. want to write a book about his famous ancestor? Well… who wouldn’t, and who better than B.W. to write the…

The Meandering Trail: What Every Cowboy Needs

I am not a cowboy by birth. No, I was born in the big city. A city slicker. I only became a cowboy, in my dreams, through Saturday morning Westerns on TV and Western movies starring John Wayne and James Stewart. So when I started to write Westerns, a friend of mine asked what were the essential items a cowboy needed? To be honest, I was stumped. What does a…

The Long and Winding Trail: An Interview with Western Writing Star E.C. Herbert

E.C. Herbert, better known as Al, was brought up in Laconia, New Hampshire. His favorite childhood game, cowboys and Indians, inspired a lifelong love of the Old West and its history. His favorite author is Ralph Cotton. He and his wife, Marion, live in Fort Wayne, Indiana. This exclusive interview with E.C should explain why he has been so successful with his Western novels. He is a man who writes…

Why Readers Love Travis McGaughey…

Can eighteen people be wrong? I don’t think so! That’s how many five star reviews ‘The Medicine Tree’ by Texas author Travis McGaughey. McGaughey is an amateur archeologist and did his research on this story. McGaughey says there is a mystery character in one of the chapters and challenges anyone that finds it to let him know to find out if they found him. Yes, it is a him. Sorry…

Do Westerns Mirror The American Way of Life? An Interview With Western Superstar Cliff Roberts

From politician to writer… that’s the direction Cliff Roberts has taken. This new interview with him will allow us to take a look at the man behind the books. Does Cliff Roberts believe that Westerns mirror the American way of life? Does Cliff Roberts want to write more Westerns? Does Cliff Roberts love Western movies? The answers are all here… Are you ready to delve into the mind of one…

Traditions From Spain

The ranchers brought with them other Spanish traditions. They organized their landholdings as haciendas. A hacienda engaged in any money-making business: lumber, sheep, mining, farming, etc. However, the further north from central Mexico the haciendas spread, the more they became limited to cattle raising and the larger they grew in order to support the herds. Over time, the hacienda became an enclosed community, a feudal estate, whose workers and their…