Cowboy poet and country & western singer Art Hagen worked as a cowboy on cattle ranges of Alberta and in the hill country of eastern British Columbia and Kispiox Valley for most of his life. He continues as rancher in the Peace Country with his son. His memoir is I Once Was a Cowboy: Sixty Years a Canadian Ranch Hand (Argenta Press, 2010) 978-1-896124-51-3‚?Ę Retail Price $21.95