Best Of — 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

Unlikely Allies?


By John Connor Warm day, blue skies, and that meant a crowded range. The small bays were all taken and

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

Assume This Not That


If You Want To Live The brief: 100-year-old maples form unbroken arches of emerald leaves, shading streets of well-tended craftsman-built