Posted in Alternate Universe Drama Spooky / Supernatural

Bloodlines (by AC1830)

Summary: This is a what-if story for Halloween.  Adam’s son loves to read.  After reading a forbidden book, he discovers a dark family secret. 

Rating – T, Word count – 1949

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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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Posted in Humor Spooky / Supernatural

Ponderosa Tiger (by AC1830)

Summary:  Adam gets into a sticky mess at Halloween.  This is a fun story written for an October 2015 photo challenge.  The posted picture was the challenge – what were Hoss and Joe looking at?

Rating K   Word count = 1000

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Posted in Drama Hurt/Comfort Mystery Spooky / Supernatural

Spirit Child (by AC1830)

Summary:  On his way home, Joe encounters a Spring snow storm and has to wait it out in a line shack. He has a visit from an unusual child who tells him troubling things about Adam, who has been gone for years.  Adam, in the mean time has suffered a great loss and has returned home. He and Hoss head into the mountains to meet with Joe.  Joe is desperate to get to Adam when he learns from the child that Adam has been injured on his way to the shack.  The brothers reconnect but soon learn the child is part of a terrible tragedy in Adam’s life. Will Adam find healing or more sorrow on his way home with his brothers?

Word count – 8814     Rating K+

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Posted in Drama Prequel Spooky / Supernatural

A Still Small Voice (by MissJudy)

Summary:   Adam has been away at school for two years when he starts having vivid dreams about his youngest brother. He wonders why his memories center around Little Joe even while he misses his entire family. What he is about to find out will shake his certainty about many things and make him look for a clue hidden in his dreams.

Rating: K (Word Count 22490)

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Halloween Campfire Stories (by BettyHT)

Summary: What is there to do on a dark and rainy evening on a fall cattle drive than to tell spooky stories to entertain each other.  Some have humor, some have mystery, and some have a bit of a fright factor.  Some may be familiar but keep reading because there’s more added.  

rating = T  WC = 11,760

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Posted in Brothers Drama Hurt/Comfort Prequel Spooky / Supernatural Writing Challenges

The Devil in Disguise (by BluewindFarm)

Summary:  Learning bits and pieces of the past enforces a difficult lesson regarding thinking before one acts, and the need to hear both sides of a story before reacting. With the family poised to fall apart, can harmony be restored? 

Rating: T (16,235 words)

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Posted in Drama Family Prequel Spooky / Supernatural

The Scarecrow (by pbeaking)

Summary:  The Cartwright boys build a scarecrow for the Harvest Festival. Little do they realize how one scarecrow on display in the middle of the schoolyard could cause such trouble.

Rating:  K  (4,060 words)

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Posted in Adam Cartwright Drama Prequel Spooky / Supernatural What Happened Next/Later

The Lady in the Shadows (by DJK)

Summary: Young Adam tells his new mother about the lady in the shadows.

Rated: K+    Word count: 1141

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Posted in Adam Cartwright Drama Mystery Prequel Spooky / Supernatural

Night Music (by DJK)

Summary: Adam is surprised with a little night music. A story for the halloween season.

Rated: K+  Word count: 1471

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