Fifth-generation California rancher and poet John Dofflemyer talks about growing up on his family ranch, poetry, his first trip to Elko, Dry Crik Review, endangered species, and more.
Today’s episode is sponsored by the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering.
Andy recites “Merry Christmas to You and Yourn” by Charles M. Russell.
Quotes from this Episode
“There’s lots of times where I feel that the generations before me are still here. And lots of times I hear voices. Old stories, old conclusions, old opinions, old advice. And you gotta listen. It’s all very magical.”
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Recorded, edited, and produced by Andy Hedges.
Theme music: Texas Traveler by Hal Cannon.