If you've ever wondered what it's like to run a magazine or how crazy my personal life is, be sure to read the behind-the-scenes peek at the daily trials and tribulations of running True West. Culled straight from my Franklin Daytimer, it contains actual journal entries, laid out raw and uncensored. Some of it is enlightening. Much of it is embarrassing, but all of it is painfully true.
In addition to this current journal, my early journal entries show the rocky road and money lost in the True West Business Timeline.
Bob's biography - The Unvarnished Truth
July 9, 2012
Worked all weekend on coverage for the Outrageous Arizona project. This is a scan-panorama of George Warren as a 10-year-old boy grieving with his father over the death of his mother:
Also whipped out a portrait of Edward Fitzgerald Beale, the champion of the camel in the Southwest.
Peckasso and I worked hard on a cloud scene, I call Roosters In The Sky (note blood on the mouth of the second cloud rooster (this was Peckasso's idea). Not bad for his second painting.
"Enjoy the successes that you have, and don't be too hard on yourself when you don't do well. Too many times we beat up on ourselves. Just relax and enjoy it."
Bob Boze 11:50 AM