hunting

Sculptors of the Hunt

"Finally he arrives at your door and you carefully usher him inside to the honored place you have reserved especially for him.   And one night at 3:00 a.m. yo...

The Bow Guild

Nov. 15  Dave, Ben, Jojo, Terry, Chris and I meet for beers, elk burgers, and talk of biweekly gatherings of winter bowmaking. Hunting seasons are over, we’re a...

Modern-Day Artemis, Part II

  There are realities about standing over an animal, newly dead, that I am not prepared for. First, to call that bull elk, slumped and emptied of breath...
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Modern-Day Artemis

By Rachel Turiel This idea blossomed much like many wayward marital brainchildren: my husband cajoled; I laughed and blew him off. The cajoling continued for...
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Making Meat

As a hunter, I’ve come a long way since those green days of my first elk kill in the Weminuche Wilderness of Southwest Colorado. That cow didn’t just fall ove...