Posted in Humor MA-Rated

Little Joe Cartwright, So Far (by pjb)

Summary: A vintage piece from the days when Joegals ran rampant around the Bonanza community.

Definitely MA. About 6,700 words, or maybe a little more.

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Posted in Alternate Universe Humor

Studio Executives #5 – On the Other Hand (by pjb)

Summary: The studio executives find themselves caught between the series regulars, who want some fresh new story lines, and the fans, who want . . . well, you’ll see.

Rating: PG
Word count: 2,650

Studio Executives Series, links to all the stories included within.

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Posted in Drama Missing Scene

Scars (by pjb)

SUMMARY: Early in The Julia Bulette Story is a scene where Joe walks into the house to find Ben waiting to talk with him about Julia. This story, which borrows a bit of dialogue from the episode, explores what Joe might have been thinking.

Word count: 1,150 / Rating: PG

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Posted in Humor

Studio Executives #4 – Men of the Ponderosa: A Valentine’s Day Treat (by pjb)

Summary:  The studio executives pitch a brilliant marketing idea.

Rating: R (mild sexual and suggestive content)

Word count: 2,320

Studio Executives Series, links to all the stories included within.

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Posted in Alternate Universe Humor

A Ponderosa Christmas . . . Or Maybe Not (by pjb)

Summary: Have you ever wondered why we didn’t see more Cartwright Christmas episodes? Turns out, it wasn’t an oversight. . . .

Rating: PG

Word count: 1,500

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Posted in Alternate Universe Humor

Studio Executives #3 – The Roberts Dilemma (by pjb)

Summary: The studio executives have two problems. First, one of their stars wants to leave a hugely successful show. Second, his fans won’t allow it.

Approximately 1,600 words. Rating: PG.

Studio Executives Series, links to all the stories included within.

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Posted in Drama

A Quiet Legacy (by pjb)

Summary: Even when the time together is brief, memories can last a lifetime.

This story was originally published in the Bonanza 2009 Friendship Convention Anthology.

Word count: 3,500 Rating: K

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Posted in Alternate Universe Humor Modern Day

High Finance (Or, How to Keep Your Mutton-Headed Sons From Getting Robbed) (by pjb)

SUMMARY:  Oh, the lengths a father must go to in order to protect his sons. . . .

Rating:  K                  Word count:  1,100

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Posted in Humor Modern Day

Studio Executives #2 – Little Joe Cartwright’s Very, Very, Very Bad Day (by pjb)

Summary:    The ever-helpful Cartwrights come to the aid of studio executives who need to develop a special episode for Sweeps Week.

Rated PG-13 (or whatever the Brand equivalent is)   Word count: 3,175

Studio Executives Series, links to all the stories included within.

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Posted in Drama

Still His Father (by pjb)

Summary:  “. . . because some things are never over.”

Word Count 1550  Rated K

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