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By Sam Mattise,Michael Luque

Dancing Shadows, Mustangs & goals is a booklet of Sam Mattise's poems approximately his studies as a operating cowboy within the West. all of the 17 poems is paired with a photographic snapshot by means of Michael Luque, captured within the Northwest and illustrates the message within the poem. Mattise grew up in Pennsylvania, yet had a dream of being a operating cowboy within the West. He fulfilled that dream by means of engaged on ranches, performing some rodeoing, and at last ended up handling the BLM's Wild Horse software for the country of Idaho. it is those reports that he writes approximately. From "Idaho Mustangs", which tells the tale of mustang herds in Idaho to "Heaven", which sings the praises of lovely and various Idaho, Mattise tells those stories in considerate and fascinating poetry. a few poems will make you snort, "Ridin' a purple Horse", and a few will make you cry, "Friends", yet all should be a very good learn. Luque grew up in Idaho and started taking natural world images forty a few years in the past in Alaska. at the present time he nonetheless shoots flora and fauna, but in addition western issues equivalent to rodeos, mustangs, and western existence normally. each one photograph paired with a poem was once selected in particular to assist inform the tale. Cowboys, Mustangs & goals is a cowboy poetry booklet that is a bit diversified than so much, in that images aid inform the tale. Cowboys of in the past did not have this luxurious. we are hoping parents examining the poems gets an analogous taste of oldsters hearing these cowboys of the earlier, yet with a bit spice added.

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