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Wood, Grass and Water

December 30, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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I’m writing to you from this strange no-man’s land of time that lies between Christmas and New Year’s Eve. I’ve got plenty to do, but I’m not sure what I can tackle before … [more]

The Trouble with Christmas

December 24, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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The trouble with Christmas for me is that it’s always hard to find. Every year it’s the same; in fact, it seems to get a little harder as I get older. It’s that … [more]

Why ‘Crazy Little Thing Called Love’?

November 19, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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That’s what Lee Williams, the British country music radio host, wanted to know in his thick accent during our interview. “I mean, really ‘AhhDubbleyu’, it’s a lovely recording, but you’re an American cowboy … [more]

9.11.2010

September 9, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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It seems like only yesterday that I watched in horror, disbelief and anger as our world was forever changed. Changed in the way we travel. Changed in the way we view our neighbors. … [more]

Shortgrass

August 11, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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The land of the shortgrass is my home.  It is often brutal in the winter, with winds whipping off the mountains carrying storms across these high altitude plains. It can be dry as … [more]

Job For A Cowboy

July 30, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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Take one cowboy (any age) mounted on a good,  solid, reliable horse (white, of course). Now take a woman (young and beautiful, of course) who is drowning in a sea of despair due … [more]

Happy Independence Day, America!

July 2, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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As Americans around the world get ready with family and friends to celebrate our Independence Day, I’m contemplating the few precious hours my family and I will spend with my son, US Marine … [more]

Announcing Our New Colt’s Name

June 29, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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Here it is… the winning name that you helped us   decide on for our new Clearview Ranch colt. This was a first for us, naming a colt by consensus (and over the internet), but … [more]

Name That Colt, Part 2

June 17, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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Well, everyone, after a great amount of family discussion, several rounds of elimination and a couple of serious games of rock-paper-scissors, we have narrowed it down to the final three colt names for you to … [more]

Name That Colt!

June 7, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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Well, friends, I’m here today to ask for some help: our newest Clearview Ranch baby needs a name! That’s right. Lisa, the boys and I can’t seem to agree on any name that … [more]

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