Posted in Chaps and Spurs Writing Challenges

A Brother Lost (by AC1830)

Summary: One brother has gone astray and the other two brothers have come to take him home. 

Rating – G, Word Count – 1015

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Posted in Drama Missing Scene

A Brother’s Heartache (by AC1830)

Summary: In She Walks in Beauty, Regan Miller nearly destroyed two brothers’ relationship.  So what happened from the time when Hoss nearly beat Adam to death to when they reunited in Virginia City? A missing scene, or two, for She Walks in Beauty.

Rating K+, Word Count 1430

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Posted in Drama Hurt/Comfort

A Brother’s Treasure (by AC1830)

Summary: One brother says good-bye to another.

Rating – K, Word count – 1446

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Posted in Drama

A Christmas Journey (by AC1830)

Summary: As three of the Cartwrights are making their way home for Christmas, Ben becomes ill.  Adam and Hoss find a rancher willing to give them refuge from the cold and snow.  Little do they know, their rescuer has a connection with another journey the Cartwrights made many years earlier. Ben, Adam and Hoss find they’ve come full circle in their Christmas journeys.

Rating = K, Word Count = 8705

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Posted in Short Stories What Happened Instead

A Different Conversation (by AC1830)

Summary:  Imagine the scene in The Ride where Adam and Ben are by the fire having a serious conversation.  What if father and son discussed something totally different?  

Rating = K   WC = 818

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Posted in Drama Prequel Writing Challenges

A Heart of Hope (by AC1830)

A Heart of Hope was included in the 2017 Advent Calendar Collection.  Click ‘Comments’ or “Leave a Comment” above to leave comments for the author.  Or click Read More … below for a link to the story.

Summary:  The Miracle of Christmas lifts the veils of grief.

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Posted in Drama

A Merry Heart (by AC1830)

Summary: While Joe is missing his brother at Christmas, a friend’s tragedy gives Joe a new perspective on the Christmas spirit. 

Rating – K, WC – 1281

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Posted in Prequel

A Special Day (by AC1830)

Summary – Ben has a special day planned for Adam.

Rating – K, Word Count – 1087

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Posted in Drama

A Tribute to Pa (by AC1830)

Summary:  This is a Father’s Day tribute to our favorite Dad, and to all the dads and kids everywhere.

Rating: K   WC = 1694

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Posted in Short Stories What Happened Next/Later

Angel of Love (by AC1830)

Summary – In the episode Gabrielle, one man was changed drastically by her consistent love. This is his reflection of that change. Written for a challenge of how Love Changes Everything. Based on the song by Andrew LLoyd Webber.

Rating = K, WC = 804

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