A Shooting Star

My hometown of Chelsea, with a population that’s fluctuated between 1,500 and 2,500 for most of its existence, is one of those little Oklahoma...

Bird with Strings

Back in 1949 and 1950, the celebrated jazz saxophonist Charlie “Yardbird” Parker recorded a pair of albums that became the biggest sellers of his...

Sam’s "Ham"

A thoughtful collection of essays reflects upon Sand Springs native Sam Harris’ life.