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The Death Of Lonnie McFarlane by Steve Balsky

The Death Of Lonnie McFarlane

By Steve Balsky

Here I am back in Western territory. Enjoy this tale of two cowpokes and a bank robbery gone wrong

Short Story | Updated Sep 30, 2012 | Reads: 149 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: western

Heartbreak Hotel In Old Roswell by Riovocci

Heartbreak Hotel In Old Roswell

By Riovocci

The last few minutes of a man's life, and the first few minutes of eternity.

Short Story | Updated Sep 7, 2012 | Reads: 80 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 3
Tags: western, cowboys, suicide, roswell, fiction, west

The Run - Contest Entry by animefreak77l

The Run - Contest Entry

By animefreak77l

A girl with long black hair wants out of her little town, little does she know that that task will turn out harder than she thought.

Short Story | Updated Aug 29, 2012 | Reads: 121 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 0

Courier's Fantasy by Riovocci

Courier's Fantasy

By Riovocci

An express rider recalls a late night encounter.

Short Story | Updated Jul 30, 2012 | Reads: 100 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: western, cowboy, indians, night, moon, saloon

Foolish Thinking

By James Eastwood

Old West Saloon.

Short Story | Updated Jul 21, 2012 | Reads: 82 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: west, saloon, gun, shooting, drinking, whiskey

Charon Of The West

By Jonathen Baker

Mixing Greek mythology with western action for this short story about Charon Of the West in a small town in Death Valley.

Short Story | Updated Jul 11, 2012 | Reads: 62 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: jonathen, baker, christopher, scott, writing, western, charon, of, the, west, greek, mythology, cool, action, short, story

Sunsets Blood

By Daniellekirkeby

A girl and her father experience a grim and final night ride.

Short Story | Updated May 29, 2012 | Reads: 120 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: hanging, texas, old, west, vigilante, justice

Apache Sign

By Gh Lafferty

Travel through the Arizona Territory in the early 1800's could be interesting when the Apache were off the reservation.

Short Story | Updated Mar 28, 2012 | Reads: 133 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Road To Forget by Lepadeaux

Road To Forget

By Lepadeaux

An unfinished western short story I had to write for a class. A mysterious cowboy, a wannabe cowgirl from Dixie, and an old drunkard get thrown into a journey together in which they must tolerate and depend on each other in order to survive.

Short Story | Updated Mar 21, 2012 | Reads: 68 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1

Grissom's Men by Steve Balsky

Grissom's Men

By Steve Balsky

This tale of the old west was originally meant to be the intro to a much longer novel which never happened for one reason or another. Nonetheless, I love this piece and wanted to share it.

Short Story | Updated Mar 21, 2012 | Reads: 99 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 2
Tags: western

A Fine Howdy Do

By Gh Lafferty

Trapped in Yuma Prison for a crime he didn't commit, a happy go lucky cowboy vows to never again cross the law.

Short Story | Updated Mar 13, 2012 | Reads: 78 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1

And The Strong Man Weeps Once More.

By Aurko Maitra

The story of Tom Beck, a man who was once great, but now is homeless in the slums of New York.

Short Story | Updated Mar 11, 2012 | Reads: 92 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: western, hell, heaven, the, devil

Six Gun Western by Oldfuzzyface

Six Gun Western

By Oldfuzzyface

Old west, humor, gun fight,

Short Story | Updated Feb 28, 2012 | Reads: 168 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: humor, gunfight, love

Cheyenne Bound by Cyeyennebound

Cheyenne Bound

By Cyeyennebound

Lakota elder rode 800 miles 800 1 287.5 kilometers from Lancaster missouri to great frontier and era that long gone.ride took place in 1986.

Short Story | Updated Feb 13, 2012 | Reads: 35 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: lakota, horseman, cheyenne, bound, he, who, knows, indianer, pine, ridge, reservation, lakoto, elder, indianerpolitik, relocating, the, lakota, western, horseback

Across The Valley

By rb113

A tale of two men across the valley, suspicious of each other, but doomed to failure if they attack.

Short Story | Updated Jan 3, 2012 | Reads: 59 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: western, american, revenge, short, story

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