These are photos from my recent visit to the James Farm in Kearney, Missouri, where I signed copies of my book The Love Pirate and the Bandit's Son and also enjoyed a day's worth of activities as part of the annual reunion of the Friends of the James Farm.
The left end of the house is original, the rest a very late addition.
At the New Hope Baptist Church with "Revered Robert James," a/k/a Pastor Russell Hyatt of Woodland Baptist Church in Liberty, MO. If my local pastors were as enjoyable as he, my shadow would cross a church threshold much more often.
Based on a true story, this pair of storytellers conjure Cole Younger and Frank James in their "Wild West" show. They proved it was possible to entertain a crowd with talk about your outlaw days when you can't actually admit to being an outlaw.
With author and bookseller Harold Dellinger at the James Farm museum.