Posted in Drama Humor Hurt/Comfort

Stocking Orange (by faust)

Summary: Adam recovers after having been ill at Christmas. Enter Hoss’s bedside manners, lots of Britishness, a little boy, and an orange. Bliss.

1,225 words, rated K

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Posted in Romance

First Kiss–Book One: Adam (by BettyHT)

Summary: The first in a series of four stories, this one features Adam ensnared in a number of difficult situations as his brothers try to help by playing matchmaker for him. It doesn’t go well of course as romance should never be attempted by a team.  

Rating = T     Word count = 17,959

First Kiss Series, links to stories of this series included.

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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 Drama Hurt/Comfort

The Washington Affair (by Ahdavis)

Summary: Just as the Civil War is coming to a close, Ben Cartwright arrives in Washington DC at the request of his old friend President Lincoln. Lincoln makes him an offer that could change his life, taking him away from this sons and the Ponderosa forever. If he refuses the offer, the powers that be have other plans to make him comply. But after a fateful night at Ford’s Theater, a medical emergency sends Ben into the lair of a vengeful doctor and an experience far worse than any amount of political scheming.

Rating T/PG 13: Contains brief coarse language (Word count: 24,448)

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Posted in Action/Adventure Drama Hurt/Comfort Writing Challenges

A Debt of Honour (by Questfan)

Summary: My entry for BoNaNo 2017. A trip back from Sacramento takes a deadly turn and Joe is separated from his brothers. Believing he caused their deaths and left traumatised, Joe is picked up by a father and daughter who are heading for California.

Rating: T Word Count: 23,769

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Posted in Short Stories Writing Challenges

Home (by PSW)

Summary: Candy realizes that some things do change.

Rating: K   Word count: 640

Scenes From Our Next Life Series, links to stories of this series included.

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Posted in Drama

The Legend of the White Grizzly Bear (by mo1427)

Summary: On a visit to Chief Winnemucca’s Paiute Camp, Adam hears a legend that he wonders later if it could be true.

Word Count = 1421 Rating = K

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Posted in Writing Challenges

The Real Hero (by purplewriter333)

The story was written for the 2017 Advent Calendar – Day 11
Summary: An unfortunate rite of passage.
Rating: G (1,790 words)

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Posted in Writing Challenges

Christmas in July (by Truthwriter)

This story was written for the 2017 Advent Calendar – Day 7
Summary: This piece is based on a reference from the Season One episode, “The Avenger”.
Rating: T (555 words)

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Posted in Drama

The Story of Chanukah (by MicheleBE)

Summary:  Strangers making their way to their new homes are invited to spend Christmas Eve at the Ponderosa; and share their Holiday with the Cartwrights.

Rating:  G  (2,010 words)

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