Western author, Dusty Richards, was honored last night at Music on the Mountain near Chester, Arkansas. Nashville country singer, Royal Wade Kimes, puts on the event in conjunction with his charity, School Children's Back Pack. Dusty was specifically honored for keeping the cowboy alive in his many stories and novels about the west. To date, Dusty has published 137 novels. His latest release is Blood on the Verde, available everywhere. For those of you who know Dusty, give him a shout and tell him congratulations. This is quite an honor for him. For those of you who don't, you can write to him here and say hello.