Posted in Writing Challenges

A Single Wound (by Patina)

Summary:  Danger lurks in a single wound.
Rated:  T Word Count:  3925

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Posted in Ben Cartwright Drama Writing Challenges

Hair of the Dog (by Patina)

Summary: Ben pays for the night before, much of which he can’t remember.
Written for day 24 of the 2021 Advent Calendar.
Rating: G
Word Count: 1400

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Posted in Drama Family Writing Challenges

Unto Us a Child is Given (by Patina)

Summary: It’s love that makes a family.
Written for day 14 of the 2021 Advent Calendar.
Rating: G
Word Count: 2217

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Posted in Action/Adventure Family Writing Challenges

A Cartwright’s Word is a Binding Oath (by Patina)

Summary:  An old friend requests the Cartwrights’ help when vengeance comes calling

Rating:  T Word Count:  4748

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Posted in Brothers Drama What Happened Next/Later Writing Challenges

Harry’s Horse (by Patina)

Summary:

Rating: G  2,365 words

This story was written for the Bonanza Brand 2020 Advent Calendar, originated in the Forums.

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Posted in Adam Cartwright Drama Prequel Writing Challenges

Homesick (by Patina)

Summary:  Far from home, a special person helps ease the ache.

Rating:  G  1,840 words

Note:  This story was written for the Bonanza Brand 2020 Advent Calendar, originated in the Forums.

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Posted in Family Writing Challenges

Fireworks (by Patina)

Summary:  What’s the Fourth of July without fireworks?

Rating:  PG
Word Count:  3,609

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Posted in Drama Hoss / Joe Writing Challenges

The Tipping Point (by Patina)

Summary: It’s looking more and more like lumps of coal are likely gifts this year.

Rating: G
Word Count: 3,070

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Posted in Adam / Hoss Writing Challenges

Mission (by Patina)

Summary: WHN for Desert Justice. Adam and Hoss accompanied Dave Walker to Los Angeles to make sure their friend arrived alive for trial. When Walker escapes from jail, Marshal Emmett Dowd enlists the Cartwrights’ help to track Walker down.
Word Count: 5437
Rating: T

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Posted in Drama Family Prequel Short Stories What Happened Next/Later

Reputation (by Patina)

Summary: A What-Happened-In-Between for the Julia Bulette Story. Some wounds never heal.

Rating: T (935 words)

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