Posted in Drama Short Stories What Happened Next/Later

Epilogue: The Quality of Mercy (by Annie K Cowgirl)

Summary: A WHN/alternate ending for the episode The Quality of Mercy. Joe goes to see Seth Pruitt in jail.

Rating: K+

Word Count: 613

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Her Angel Arms (mcfair_58)

For all the mothers out there who give us so much.
An innocent comment by the reverend at church sends 40 year old Ben Cartwright on a journey into his young son’s hearts.  
Rated: G
Word count: 3427

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Lessons In Freedom (byHart4Ben)

Summary: Young Joe is drawn into a fight at school because of feelings for a girl. A prequel Bonanza Trail Riders challenge piece inspired by the song “Me and Bobby McGee” by Kris Kristofferson.

Rating: K+ WC: 940

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Everybody’s Wrong (by Annie K Cowgirl)

Summary: A WHIB for the episode The Jury. Adam and Hoss have another heart to heart. This one would take place before the one in the episode, but after the scene where Adam comes home with a busted fist.

Rated: K+
Word Count: 959

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Posted in Modern Day Non-Bonanza Romance Short Stories

When Your True Lover Comes Your Way (by JC)

Summary: It’s another Wednesday, another “western of the week” for a young actor still looking for his big break. But a man’s luck can change when he least expects it. (A Jack Richards story for Valentine’s Day )

Rating: G 713 words

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Posted in Short Stories Writing Challenges

The Dead of Night (by PSW)

Summary: Little Joe has an unsettling night.  Written for the October 15 Pinecone challenge, and expanded a bit for the Halloween Challenge.

Rating: G  Word Count: 633

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Hard Headed Woman (by Annie K Cowgirl)

Summary: Marie would do anything to protect her sons, anything…including this.

Rating: K+

Word Count: 737

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Posted in Action/Adventure Drama Humor Hurt/Comfort Prequel Short Stories What Happened Next/Later Writing Challenges

The Squirrel’s Stash #3 (by Questfan)

Summary: A few more Pinecone Challenges for my pet squirrel to gnaw on. Each chapter has a lyric prompt and had to be no more than 500 words.

Word Count: 8885 Rating: T

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Closing the Book (by Questfan)

Summary: Adam finally comes home and has to face something he’s kept buried for many years. Can he close the book on a dark chapter of his life?

Word Count: 3183

Rating: T

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Posted in Romance Short Stories

Long Ago and Far Away (by Annie K Cowgirl)

Summary: Ben’s memories of the past and dreams of the future all revolve around a simple pearl ring.

Rated: K (679 words)

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