On today’s show, Melody Groves, an author with the Western Writers of America, joins Joe Dreyfuss, Bunker de France and Todd Roberts to talk about her latest books

  Western cooking is the topic of today’s show. Talking about Western Writers of America President Sherry Monahan’s book called “The Cowboy’s Cookbook: Recipes and Tales from Campfires, Cookouts, and Chuck Wagons.” .”

Franzi talks more this show about his late friend Cotton Smith. Joining Franzi are western authors Johnny Boggs and Candy Moulton.

Franzi starts out the program with the sad note of the passing of Western author Cotton Smith. Smith had been part of Voices of the West since its inception. Joining Franzi in studio is Bunker De France, retired Hollywood stuntman and cowboy. They do a recap of an Empire RanchContinue Reading

  Western author Nancy Plain joins Franzi for the hour. She’s a three-time Spur Award winner from the Western Writers Association. Her latest book is about John James Audobon and his art. The book, “The Strange Wilderness,” is available at 

  Franzi is at the Western Writers of America conference. Sitting in for him  are as pair of cowboys: KVOI Host Joe Dreyfuss and former Hollywood stuntman Bunker de France. Also, calling in from Hollywood is insider Todd Roberts. The conversation revolves around the Earps.

VOW Host Emil Franzi at 2014 WWA convention. Voices of the West is the 2014 recipient of the Western Writers of America Lariat Award. Program host Emil Franzi is the first broadcaster to be awarded the Lariat. The Lariat Award: This special honor, created in 2006, is designed to recognizeContinue Reading