Interview with Kirby Jonas and James Drury

Interview with Kirby Jonas and James Drury

He rode an appaloosa horse known simply as “Joe.” Dressed in a black hat, vest and pants, and a red corduroy shirt, he rode into our living rooms, into our imaginations and into our hearts. And the funny thing was, no one to this day knows his name. He...

Author believes in writing from personal experience

From the Idaho State Journal – October, 11 2003 Kirby Jonas has been sprayed by a skunk, eaten a moose’s nose and intentionally started a cow stampede to help himself describe situations in his western novels. Jonas, a Pocatello firefighter and author of...

Cowboy actor inspires local Western writer

From the Idaho State Journal – December 2003 POCATELLO – Clint Walker. Cheyenne Bodie. Anyone 4 years old in 1958 who had a television in his/her house might not have known him by name, but probably saw him plenty. Cowboy actor Clint Walker stood 6-6 and...