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A Sometimes Paradise is a poignant journey into the rugged beauty and challenges of Wyoming ranch life that shaped Mark Miller as a boy and then as a young man. Through countless failures and occasional successes, Mark learned to adapt to this unique rural
environment, forging an unbreakable connection with the land. An eloquent memoir of self-discovery, A Sometimes Paradise is a testament to the enduring spirit of the American West and the people who call it home.

Coming spring 2024 by Sandra Jonas Publishing.

Our thanks to Dalton Darnell and 310 Ranch Life for the video of the I Lazy D Ranch.


"This is an original Wyoming work and one of its most compelling."


Meet Mark E. Miller, PhD

Mark was raised on his family’s ranch in Carbon County, Wyoming, working there for 33 years until after he finished a Ph.D. in Anthropology. Following graduate work...

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In The Press

Read more of Mark's interview with Wild West Magazine by clicking on the magazine cover or click here

Candy Moulton

Wild West Magazine

Spring 2023

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