|-- As my third year of deer hunting arrived, self-doubt had crept in. Was I truly a hunter? Being a female in a male dominated sport, I began to secon...|
The Elusive Black Deer
|-- Hovering over my rifle, I observed a rare black phased whitetail buck through my riflescope as it gazed toward the doe that had just jumped the f...|
King for a Day
|-- On November 9, 2012 I harvested a beautiful 17-pointer in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, but my story starts a couple weeks earlier. On October ...|
"I've Got This!"
|-- Picture a petite 15-year-old girl sitting all alone, waiting for a chance to get her first big buck. The 4', 9", 100-pound cheerleader from Myrtle ...|
|-- I've been hunting deer since I was a teenager, chasing both bucks and does, and I always dreamed someday I'd take a really big buck. I am 35-years-...|
With Antlers to Boot!
|-- I woke up that morning knowing it was the perfect morning to shoot a deer.
It was 36 degrees, and the rut was in full swing. I had an either-sex ...|
My Monster Buck!
|-- My daughter is 10-year-old Cameron Martin of Lexington, Miss. She got her first buck on November 8, 2012. It is a heck of a first buck for anyone...|
My Kind of Fun!
|-- After a freak accident to my left hand, I didn't want to give up bowhunting. I practiced through the pain because I really wanted to take another...|
Pride of Her Forefathers
I am so proud of my 11-year-old daughter!
Kaylin had been hunting with me before, but it wasn't until this past spring she began to show real i...|
Happy Birthday to Me!
|-- I met George Popovich of Carolina Whitetail Outfitters in January 2008 at the Yankee Sportsman's Classic in Essex, Vermont. He had a little booth...|
My First Shot!
Growing up as the daughter of a police officer, I was taught the importance of respect for guns. Dad wanted us to know just how dangerous guns ...|
Three Beams and a Red Wasp
|-- People have told me my unusual three-beamed buck is a trophy of a lifetime. It just so happens to be my first buck. It all started in late November...|
Not Bad for a Grandma!
|-- It all began with my normal opening morning rituals.
I awoke long before the boys, put on a pot of coffee and prepared my gear.
I eventually woke...|
|-- I've been hunting since I was 10 years old, and feel I've been very successful through the years, and I've taken many nice deer.
Then in 2010, I t...|
Eleven Must Be Lucy's Lucky Number!
|-- On 11/11/11, at age 11, my daughter Lucy Smith went hunting with me in Camden, Ala. We were in search of her first buck, and her weapon of choice w...|