​​​​​​​It's My Badge, I Earned It; this book is an overview of the authors career in Law enforcement from the hiring process through retirement 37.05 years later.  Working for the Phoenix Police Department was a very rewarding career.for him, he engaged in numerous assignments throughout his tenure with phoenix. He was taught how to deal with the public, how to be patient with victims of various crimes. He 

​​THERE ARE POLITICS IN BECOMING AN ARTIST. THEAUTHOR CHOSE TO WRITE THIS BOOK TO TRY AND EXPLAIN WHY IT IS DIFFICULT TO GET INTO VARIOUS ART SHOWS, AND THE REASONING FOR BEING ACCEPTED, OR TURNED DOWN. THE OPINIONS FOR THIS REASONING IS STRICTLY THAT OF THE AUTHOR BASED ON HIS OWN EXPERIENCES. THE OPINIONS MAY SOUND DISPARAGING OR ON THE OTHER HAND FLATTERING. YOU MIGHT SAY THAT HIS OPINIONS


​THROUGH NORTHERN ARIZONA - 1913; iN THIS BOOK THE AUTHOR WROTE ON A SUBJECT COMPLETELY UNRELATED TO lAW ENFORCEMENT, WITH THE PHOENIX POLICE DEPARTMENT. SINCE RETIRING IN DECEMBER 2010 AND WHILE PERFECTING HIS ARTISTIC SKILLS HE WROTE ABOUT A JOURNEY THAT HIS gRANDFATHER EMBARKED UPON IN 1913.

ARE BASED ON HIS LAW ENFORCEMENT BACKGROUND,OF " SIMPLY SPEAKING HIS MIND."​​

IN 1912 CLARENCE BOYNTON MOVED TO PHOENIX FOR HEALTH REASONS. IN HIS EARLY YEARS HE BEFRIENDED A DOCTOR FROM SAINT LUKE'S HOSPITAL. MR. BOYNTON WAS A VERY WELL EDUCATED PERSON, HE AND HIS NEW FOUND FRIEND EMBARKED ON A JOURNEY THROUGH NORTHERN ARIZONA, DRIVING A 1913 STUDEABAKER TOURING CAR. THEIR JOURNEY TOOK OVER ONE MONTH TO COMPLETED AND ADDED 1,000 MILES TO THE CAR THEY DROVE. IT IS A JOURNAL OF HOW LIFE WAS BACK THEN AND WHAT WE TAKE FOR GRANTED NOWADAYS.

​​​had to be very detailed because peoples lives and careers depended on the details laid out for prosecution.



​​​THIS PAGE IS ABOUT ANTHO​NY BOYNTON'S PUBLISHED BOOKS

​​​​​​​​​​ALL THREE OF THESE BOOKS WERE VERY ENJOYABLE TO WRITE, I SINCERELY HOPE THAT YOU DECIDE TO PURCHASE ONE OF THEM.  THEY DEPICT EVERY DAY LIVE WITH NO FLUFF. ALL THREE CAN  BE FOUND ON "AMAZON."


THANK YOU AND ENJOY WHATEVER YOU READ.  THE FOLLOWING PAGES SHOW MY OTHER PASSION IN LIFE "PAINTING,"  LOOK THROUGH THEM AND IF SOMETHING CATCHES YOUR EYE CONTACT ME.