A Message From the Author of Quintessential Redneck

A Message From the Author of Quintessential Redneck

Read a fascinating life story of a boy

I felt a calling to become a writer at an early age. By the time I was 8 years old, I was starting to feel the calling to share my life and experiences. Quintessential Redneck is a homespun look at my life as a young boy growing up in Gatesville, TX. My life story provides a window into the world of the 1960s in Central Texas. Pick up your signed copy today.

Focal points in Quintessential Redneck

Focal points in Quintessential Redneck

Wesley Whisenhunt is a Texan through and through. Important themes in Quintessential Redneck include:

  • Loss and grief. Wesley Whisenhunt lost his father at a young age and had to learn to handle living without a father and with a grieving mother.
  • Hardship. His grandparents' struggles left a deep impression on Wesley Whisenhunt and shaped his entire worldview.
  • Nostalgia. The 1960s were a powerful period for many people, and Wesley Whisenhunt shows readers what the time meant to him in Holland, TX.


Wesley Whisenhunt writes with a voice that's not taught in schools or heard in lecture halls. Get your copy of Quintessential Redneck today by visiting the Autographed Copies page.

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