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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 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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Hens and Chickens or Wrench aka Three French Hens (by Patina)

Readers, Please use this posting to leave a comment for Patina for her 2018 Advent Contribution: Hens and Chickens or Wrench aka Three French Hens…

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A Little Excitement Goes A Long Way (by pantina)

Summary:   There’s never a dull moment with Little Joe around.

Written for the 2018 Ponderosa Paddlewheel Poker Tournament. 

Rated:   K+  2,700 words

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Posted in Drama Hurt/Comfort Writing Challenges

A Voice in the Night (by Patina)

This story was written for the 2017 Advent Calendar – Day 9 

Summary:  On this of all nights, an unexpected voice offers comfort to an weary traveler.

Rating:  G  (1,460 words)

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Posted in Drama Short Stories Spooky / Supernatural

Snake in the Grass (by Patina)

Summary: Paradise is almost gained for one Cartwright.

Rating: T. Word count 761

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Respect (by Patina)

Summary:   Respect–young men want it but have to earn it.

Rating:  K+    Word Count:  1,518

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Posted in Drama Writing Challenges

A Christmas Wish (by patina)

Summary:  This story was written for the 2016 Advent Collection.

Rating:  G  (400 words)

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Posted in Humor Mystery Writing Challenges

The Curse of the Blue Dress (by patina)

Summary:  One little dress, so much trouble.

Rated: K+    Word Count:  4802

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Family Ties (by Patina)

Summary: WHI for The First Born and WHN for The Last Viking.    Can Hoss protect his younger brother when Clay Stafford reveals he’s Marie’s first born?

Rating: K

Word Count:  8114

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