New Cowboy Poetry: A Contemporary Gathering

New Cowboy Poetry: A Contemporary Gathering

by Hal Cannon (Editor)

Paperback(1st ed)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780879052430
Publisher: Smith, Gibbs Publisher
Publication date: 09/08/1975
Edition description: 1st ed
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 438,576
Product dimensions: 4.00(w) x 6.50(h) x 0.43(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Hal Cannon was the first director of the Western Folklife Center in Elko, Nevada, and founder of the Elko Cowboy Poetry Gathering. He lives in Salt Lake City.


Hal Cannon was the first director of the Western Folklife Center in Elko, Nevada, and founder of the Elko Cowboy Poetry Gathering. He lives in Salt Lake City.

Read an Excerpt

Tin Cup by Barney Nelson


Good wine should slip from a crystal glass
Refracting candle light,


But it tastes the same from an old tin cup
With one advantage too.


If the wine is bad in the crystal glass,
You must assume it's you.


But bad wine served in an old tin cup
Just throw the hell away.

Table of Contents

Contents (by author, not title)


Introduction

Acknowledgments

Darrell Arnold

Fin Bayles

Ed Brown

Bob Christensen

John Dofflemeyer

Leon Flick

Kay Kelley

Mike Logan

Gary McMahan

Rod McQueary

Wallace McRae

Waddie Mitchell

Barney Nelson

Joel Nelson

Rod Nelson

Howard L. Norskog

Gwen Petersen

Vess Quinlan

Buck Ramsey

Gene Randels

Henry Realbird

Randall Rieman

Jim Shelton

Jesse Smith

Marie W. Smith

Eric Sprado

Red Steagall

Colen H. Sweeten, Jr.

Paul Zarayski

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