"Joe Wilkins has a big, true, highway-running American voice. When you see a new book of his, you should celebrate. Just buy it, put down the window, and let the music blow back your hair. It's nothing but alive." – Luis Alberto Urrea
Magic City Magazine, out of Billings, MT, always does a year-end issue featuring inspiring people in the area. This year, my old 4th grade teacher, Frank Hollowell, is featured–as is a selection from my memoir, The Mountain and the Fathers, where Mr. Hollowell figures prominently.