Ron Wallace        
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My grandmother - AR'rena
Milner Musgrove Wallace

Our family's Native American roots are
pretty obvious here.
My grandfather - John William

Killed by bounty hunters near Hartshorne,
Oklahoma April 17th, 1917
My mom's grandfather - Wiley?      My dad's grandfather William       My uncle - Ira Waldrum                    Me in 1977 at Southeastern
Rodgers note the uniform jacket;    Wallace - a blacksmith for            According to Dad a man of             working on the outlaw look
Only photo we have                             Judge Isaac Parker                        unbelievable physical strength      God I miss the hair!
Mom in 1984 standing in a flowering bush just in our yard just             Dad retiring from his second stint with the Durant Police
south of the house.                                                                                            Department in 1971
Big Granny, her baby boy Floyd, William (the middle son) and Dad              Uncle Joy Schrock and Jane - Thanksgiving 1988 - Jane's
around 1920; William died not long after this picture was taken.                 just starting to show with Matthew.
Matthew and I at his enrollment at OU 2008 Boomer Sooner        Top picture is Matthew between Dennis Letts and Billie Letts at
the                                                                                                                          2007 Oklahoma Book Awards. The Bud is mine; Matt was
drinking                                                                                                                           a Coke; I swear.
                                                                                                             The lower photo is of Jim Spurr, Carol Hamilton and me at
the                                                                                                                                   Scissortail Writer's Festival at East Central University in
Me reading at the Durant Magnolia Festival                 Me at the Tennessee Festival of Books in Memphis
June 2007 Bryan County Court House in the                 October 2006 Photo by my friend, the Poet - Ron
background                                                                        Buck
What is life? It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo
in th winter time. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and
loses itself in the sunset.
                         Crowfoot - Blackfoot warrior and orator