Cowboy Poet Steve Lucas

Bill and Bobby: Dirt Roads and Wall Street – A Father’s Day Tribute

A Father’s Day Tribute, by Steve Lucas Steve Lucas has contributed another small piece of writing for our enjoyment, this time on the subject of fatherhood. Oftentimes the plans we make for our lives and the events that actually transpire turn out to be very different from one another. If these plans and the resultant reality […]

A Tribute To Mothers by Steve Lucas

Legends and great historic events are filled with the stories of people who accomplished magnificent feats heroism that most of us can only imagine doing. In the midst of our daily lives which – let’s be honest – sometimes get a little mundane, these stories inspire us and spur us on toward better things. Toward goals, toward […]

A Cowboy Poem for Mother’s Day

Our friend Steve Lucas has once again provided us with a wonderful Mother’s Day poem that expresses the love that a cowboy’s mother has for her son. Enjoy. A text version that may be easier to read can be found below. What She Can A cowboy’s mom does what she can To turn her boy into […]

“The Grand Illusion” – A Cowboy’s Valentine Poem by Steve Lucas

Cowboys may look as tough as their leather tack, but their hearts are still just as soft as anyone else’s. We think this poem by Steve Lucas has captured this paradox of the cowboy’s heard quite well. But you should read for yourself – as usual, Steve has said it best. A text version of the […]

“A Dirt Road Diary” – What Makes a Real Cowboy?

What is that essential ingredient that makes someone a real cowboy?   This has been a question posed by many a small  child, wondering if the costume chaps, spurs, and cowboy hat give them the right to be associated with the likes of Hopalong and Wayne, Wild Bill and Earp. However, the question itself only begs […]

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A Christmas Poem: “If God had Chosen Cowboys”

Merry Christmas from all of us at F.M. Light & Sons! To celebrate this wonderful season here is a Christmas poem from our friend Steve Lucas. Enjoy, and may you have a most blessed and festive Christmas day. If God had Chosen Cowboys If God had chosen cowboys, instead of those fellers herdin’ sheep To welcome the […]

A Cowboy’s Autumn Poem by Steve Lucas

A Cowboy’s Autumn Poem As the leaves begin to cover the ground and the dustings of snow make their way further down the hillsides with each brisk dawn, we present this poem by Steve Lucas. Our friend Steve has submitted numerous pieces of cowboy poetry to us in the past. Here is his latest contribution; a cowboy’s thoughts […]

An Old Cowboy’s Wish for Christmas

Memories are important – they’re actually the most wonderful gifts of celebrating the Christmas season. Remember to remember this Christmas, as this old cowboy recommends. A text version of this poem which may be easier to read can be found below. We hope you’ve enjoyed this poem by Steve Lucas, because we have certainly enjoyed sharing […]