winter

Only so many winters

If there’s one thing I’ve learned, it’s easy to complain. Many times last week I overheard people whine how they hate the winter months....
resolutions

The best resolutions

Sooner or later we all do it. Every January a book of resolutions is offered up by people of all ages. Unfortunately the binding...
first shotgun

My First Shotgun

Some Memories Last Forever... “Can I talk to you for a minute?” asked my friend Maris Parker several weeks back when I passed her in...
hunting license

More to hunting and fishing licenses than hunting and fishing

The Thanksgiving holiday is now in the rear view mirror with Christmas in the windshield. It seems as if it’s one of the few...
dog disaster

A Christmas (Dog) Story

Years ago I was the chagrined owner of Jake the Wonderdog. He was a non-descript yellow male Labrador Retriever who immeasurably gladdened my days...
sleeping

Go To Sleep: Catching Shuteye in the Outdoors

Have you ever stopped to think about all the places you have slept? Both readers probably already have sly grins on their faces but...
ghost stories

Ghost Stories: Two Tales of Haunted Hoosier Hunting

Are you afraid?  Two real-life hunting ghost stories Since October is the time for telling ghost stories, we'll share two stories to think about as...
end of trail marker

This is the End- Sort Of.

Editor's note- This is a feature article from the last issue of WildIndiana Magazine explaining our (some say inevitable) cessation of physical publication in...
young hunter

Writing Another Chapter for The Rifle

“Easy, easy....”, I thought while watching the animal dig for some morsel buried under the forest duff. When his head came back up, there...

Editor’s Column: Living the Dream!

Note: this is from the June-July 2015 Issue of WildIndiana Magazine As we embark on this third issue of WildIndiana, the most common question I...