Posted in Humor Prequel Short Stories Writing Challenges

Joe Cartwright – Magician! (by Questfan)

SUMMARY: A Bonanza story celebrating that fun side of Michael in his role as Joe Cartwright. Make it scary, funny, or dramatic . . . or all three!

Rating: K Word Count: 660

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Perspectives (by Hart4Ben)

Summary: Adam and Ben’s thoughts on a special day in Adam’s life.

Rating: K+  Word Count: 509

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Posted in Drama Prequel

The Measure of a Man (by Hart4Ben)

Summary: Six year-old Little Joe gets into trouble and has a lesson to learn.

Rating: K Word Count: 1698

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The Squirrel’s Stash #2 (by Questfan)

Summary: Some more Pinecone Challenges for my pet squirrel to chew over. Each chapter has a lyric prompt and had to be no more than 500 words.

Word Count: 6315  Rating: T

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Keep Your Eyes on the Sun (by McFair_58)

Summary:  Nearly a year after Little Joe was kidnapped by Wade Bosh a new threat arises born of an old pain. Can the Cartwrights survive being drawn into the tangled web woven by the choices Rosey O’Rourke made long ago?

Rating:  T  (69,970 words)

Blood and Bread Series, links to stories within the series are included.

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Ties That Bind (by JC)

Summary: An exploration of perhaps the most controversial subject in Bonanza fanfiction — what if Ben and Marie also had a daughter? But this is not a story about a Cartwright sister.  Though viewed through a different lens, it’s a story about a family we all know and love, whose relationships are tested and reaffirmed in the face of the inevitable.  

Rating: K+ (27,784 words)

Ties That Bind Series, links to stories within the series are included.

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Posted in Drama Missing Scene Prequel What Happened Before Writing Challenges

All Lies and Jests (by BluewindFarm)

Summary: A conversation between brothers returns Ben to a time in the past.

Rating:  T   Word Count:   4,135

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Sunrise (by Sierra Girl)

Summary:   When Adam, Hoss and Little Joe sneak out in the early hours for Adam’s last childhood adventure, their father’s reaction is not what they expect.   A prequel set in the months before Adam leaves for college.

Rating: K   Word Count: 3,527

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Lucky Streak (by faust)

Summary: Adam and Joe are caught in a cave in. Adam is not amused.

3,937 words, rated K+

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Posted in Drama Family Hurt/Comfort Prequel What Happened Next/Later Writing Challenges

The Squirrel’s Stash (By Questfan)

Summary: I’ve been playing in the Pinecone Challenge for a while and decided to post the collection here. Each chapter has a lyric prompt and had to be no more than 500 words.

Word Count: 5205 Rating: T

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