One for the Can
|-- Three generations of my family hunt on my father’s farm — my father, myself and my son. Until Ohio’s 2013-14 deer season arrived, none of us were...|
|-- My oldest niece Briley, an eager 8-year old, had begged to go hunting with me for several years. After weeks of discussion and planning, the time...|
Who Needs Fishing?
|-- Let me preface this story by saying that my son Joseph is one of the best kids on the planet. Sure, I’m biased, but the kid has some amazing acco...|
Turkey for Two
|-- I love it when a plan ... falls apart. It just makes it that much sweeter when you make a new plan, get busted twice and still manage to bloody u...|
A Prayer Answered
|-- The Missouri archery deer season began like many others. I had seen several deer, but the best part was just spending quality time outdoors.
The 165-Inch Spike
|-- Every time my daughter Alexis and I had been out hunting, she was determined that would be the time she would get a deer. She’d put in the work, ...|
Med School Hooky
|-- During my first year at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in 2012, I made it a goal to get into the woods as much ...|
First of Many
|-- I’ve had a lot of firsts in the past eight months, so after I caught my first 20-pound king salmon, shot my first 8-point buck with a bow, took m...|
Follow In My Footsteps, Mom
|-- “Follow in my footsteps, Mom.”
This was one of the umpteen gazillion instructions I received from my 14-year-old son, Billy Horne, during my hunt...|
|-- The starting place for my 2012 trophy deer is food plots, food plots and more food plots.
We’ve been planting food plots for 5 years on our lease,...|
Pawpaw Comes Through
|-- My name is Ethan, and I am 8 years old. I got to go hunting for the first time during the last youth hunt of the 2013 season in Breathitt County,...|
Bowhunting with a Passion
|-- Since I was old enough to get out there, I’ve been hunting with my dad and brother. Years of hunting for rabbits, squirrels, raccoons, deer and c...|
|-- Anyone who was rifle hunting in Missouri on opening weekend of 2013 will remember the horrible weather conditions — 70 degrees and 30 mile per ho...|
The 8-point Showgirl!
|-- It was puzzling. By the second weekend of the 2013 firearms season, I was perplexed by the lack of buck activity. That’s when I crossed paths wit...|
|-- During the spring of 2013, I fell in love with my very first bow purchase, a Mathews Passion. I spent the rest of that spring, summer and fall pr...|