The musings of writer Johnny Carrol Sain on wild places, wild things, rural culture and why 'philosophical hillbilly' doesn't have to be an oxymoron.

Recent Work

Folklore, history, hunting, conservation: Stories from the places where the pavement ends.

AGFC proposes measured management for CWD

  By Johnny Carrol Sain The Arkansas Game...

CWD and politics

  I wrote this  Letter to the Editor for...

The mountains are calling

By Johnny Carrol Sain I always have to convince...

See, feel, love, understand, have faith

If you don’t know who Aldo Leopold was, please,...

Swimming through my mind

I’ve been obsessed with gar for the last...

King of the woodpile

  I usually work in a back room I’ve...

Recent Blog Posts

May 25, 2016 |

AGFC proposes measured management for CWD

  By Johnny Carrol Sain The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s CWD management plan is based heavily...

April 26, 2016 |

The mountains are calling

By Johnny Carrol Sain I always have to convince myself that the first gobbler I hear in the spring was really a...

February 17, 2016 |

See, feel, love, understand, have faith

If you don’t know who Aldo Leopold was, please, stop reading this essay right now and do a Google search. I’m not...

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