Category Archives: GunCrank Diaries

The Boot Dropped:


Rat Canyon Range Tale The curt phone message scrawled on a sticky-note read “Boot dropped — call Chief R.” I

The State of Onion


Be careful flippin’ on your TV, folks. Coming soon is the annual State of the Union speech, followed rapidly by

The Tootsie Roll Tale


A Veterans Day Story. For too many Americans, November 11th signals “that 3-day weekend before Thanksgiving.” Others know it’s Veterans

The Cheshire Man


We’ll call my friend Bill and his oldest dog Bruno, okay? It happened in a small, nice suburban development in