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Seems Like Yesterday:Bronson’s Birthday 04/05/68

Posted in Birthdays, Bronson Page, Family, Gay Marriage, Mother, rodeo, Sons, TV, Uncategorized with tags , , , , on April 3, 2009 by Lovesick Billy

Nothing much has changed in him, only everything         bronsons-back

I am twenty-three again, only wiser

I didn’t know it then, but he was everything   my-son-and-me    cold-case-bronson-and-me

My son, my pulse, my heart, my adviser      bronson-and-me-sepia

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Bronson Buckled!

Posted in Bronson Page, Conny Van Dyke, cowboy, Family, rodeo with tags , , , on September 24, 2008 by Lovesick Billy

My son, Bronson Behrendt Page,

won the buckle forChute-Dogging

at the 2008 Las Vegas Gay Rodeo this past Sunday!

I couldn’t be prouder. Giant kudos to you, Killer!


Conny Van Dyke…Tales From a Broad.

Posted in Bronson Page, chute-dogging, Conny Van Dyke, cowboy, Events, Family, Men, Mother, Recreation, rodeo, Sam Page, Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , on June 29, 2008 by Lovesick Billy

Don’t Let You Cowboys Grow Up to Be Babies!

The L.A. Rodeo in Thousand Oaks last weekend was worth every drop of sweat on my sons’ brows. My son Bronson reminds me a lot of my late-brother, Van.  They neither liked to participate in athletic team sports.  But…give them a chance to shine in a one-cowboy venue or on a motorcycle…well…that was different.  Bronson  and Sam were outstanding in the Chute-dogging event and even in the Goat Dressing event. Along with their mentor, Sonny Koerner, they were my favorite Cowboys.


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