Author: Lee Pitts

An Odd Bird

I have a love-hate relationship with birds. I don’t need an alarm clock or a rooster because...

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Perspective: Fake Out

It seems like everything is fake these days: fake news, fake ice cream, fake money, fake teeth, fake knees, fake hips, and fake identities. Bald guys are wearing toupees, women are getting fake boobs and fake people pester me on...

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My Iron in the Fire

One of the rites of passage of a cowboy’s life is the day you get your own brand. I remember the first time I took my iron out of the fire as all work stopped in the corral. I knew then that this town kid with no ranch and...

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The 2020 Winners


Paso Robles Press July 2 2020