Author T. J. Casey is the real article.

A rootin'-tootin', honest-to-goodness, bronc-ridin', calf-ropin' yodelin', singin', cowboy poet/songwriter.

He is indeed a rare breed. T.J.'s travels take him from his beloved "Blue Montana Skies" to excited crowds all over America, who anxiously await his unique brand of entertainment.

T. J. is published in The Big Roundup, an anthology of the best classic contemporary cowboy poetry in America.

In addition to his dozens of national awards for singing, songwriting and western poetry, his performances on the Louisiana Hayride are still remembered by millions for his rendition of "Cowboy's Paradise," one of the best known contemporary western swing songs of our time. His latest CD, "Blue Montana Skies" features many of his well known songs including "Trickling Water."