Ode to a 30-30 Pt 3 — Like A Dog Returneth

13699: Ode to a 30-30 11/12/02-10:41 AM Posted by: shaman from Shooters.com ODE TO A 30-30 PART III by Shaman As a dog returneth to his vomit, so a fool to his folly. Or at least that is how it felt. There I was, up in the stand at Heartbreak Ridge. The 30-30 was on … Continue reading

Ode to a 30-30 Pt 2 — The Trip to Target World

11136: Ode to a 30-30 06/03/02-1:22 PM Posted by: shaman from Shooters.com Ode to a 30-30 Part II The Trip to Target World After the call to Bob, I had pretty much given up on buying a new deer rifle. Oh sure, I still hit Gunbroker.com, and I still read a lot. If a mint-condition … Continue reading

Turkey Camp, 2002

Log of the Hole 19 April, 2002 1300 EDT Weather: 82F Rain predicted. Five days of Spring gobbler hunting will make any man humble. Tack on my load of 20 years of self-inflicted bad luck and Friday morning saw a man stripped of all delusions crawl out of bed and catch my reflection in the … Continue reading

Spike the Wonder Buck

2001 was my first year shooting reloads.  I’ve got a new farm, a new stand, I’ve got my new loads too.  I’d worked all the way from January to September getting it just right.  Prior to finding the farm, I’d been thinking about a combination deer/boar trip out to the Texas Hill Country, and settled … Continue reading

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging! Suggested Readings: Pardon the Dust UPDATE: 1024 ET It’s done!!! 0822 ET: If this post looks wonky, there is a good reason. I woke up early this morning and decided to… The World’s Largest Army Someboday just sent me this in … Continue reading