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Short Story / Action and Adventure

December 31, 1969

Reads: 90

Likes: 2

A young adventurer arrives in 18th century Nantucket, from London, on a secret mission for his scheming uncle. The goal of the mission? To try and take control of the entire New England candle manufacturing industry, now tightly controlled by a handful of whalers. The plan goes badly astray when… Read More

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How I went to Woodstock in 1969 as a 15 year old. It was an event that changed the world forever. Read More

Short Story / Westerns

August 14, 2019

Reads: 68

The Rattlesnake Gang's one bad day. Read More

Short Story / Westerns

July 06, 2019

Reads: 245

Unforgivable is a western written by Genny Mikel a long time ago adapted from a script intended for film use. In 1873 a peacefully retired gun fighter, former Confederate cavalry man George Rogers is running his business when his old gang, run by Wesley Sterns, whom he disliked as a… Read More
My entry for the Booksie Short Story Competition 2019 is the first one of a collection of twenty stories, some serious, some light-hearted, set in the Wild West. They are much shorter than the ‘Sunset Stories’ that are also part of my Portfolio. Like the Out West tales, each one… Read More

Short Story / Westerns

June 26, 2019

Reads: 229

This piece is a wanted poster that is being posted for the capture of a deadly female desperado. Read More

Chapter 1

Book / Westerns

May 23, 2019

Reads: 92

Book / Westerns

May 15, 2019

Reads: 41

Comments: 1

This eassy, is about the ills of democracy, not because democracy it bad but because the people at the stage of leadership has turn democracy into another thing, right now in this present generation, the name democracy is accepted in every continent if not mistaken but there is no pratical… Read More

Book / Westerns

May 03, 2019

Reads: 729

Comments: 6

Shelves: 9

In the middle of the Old West, a small town is struggling to find water. Eighteen years earlier, one of the villagers, a man by the name of James, impregnated Joanna, a local prostitute. When the town discovered the truth, they kicked her out of the county. Many years later,… Read More

Short Story / Westerns

May 01, 2019

Reads: 218

Comments: 1

In a world gone to hell, a man journeys through the desert. Read More

Book / Westerns

May 01, 2019

Reads: 66

Amie has enough on her plate trying to adjust to her fiancée's three kids moving in, but now her career gets rocky too. As a BLM Wild Horse and Burro Specialist she has to rid the range of a dangerous horse, and discover the legend behind it. Read More

Poem / Westerns

April 30, 2019

Reads: 132

Comments: 1

The relationship between man and beast is something that cannot always be described in words. But something instead, felt by the heart and the bond shared together through this tough and turbulent life. Read More

Short Story / Westerns

April 21, 2019

Reads: 341

Comments: 1

Harry is a trail boss leading caravans of people out west to search for their fortunes. It's his job to make sure his charges make it to California safe, even from themselves. Read More

Book / Westerns

April 11, 2019

Reads: 928

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

This book is a collection of short stories featuring, Sam Tunney a cowboy drifter as he travels around the Wild West. *****WARNING***** contains some bloody violence and mild profane language***** Read More

Featured Review by Sly Murray

"Powerful writing! Good, authentic sounding dialogue. Pulls one in from the very start. " Read More

Chapter 1

Book / Westerns

April 07, 2019

Reads: 119

Book / Westerns

March 31, 2019

Reads: 31

In 1850s Kansas, the new territory is on the verge of a civil war between free soilers and pro-slavery forces. When a group of settlers are shot by a gun with bullets that just don't quit, the tribe of 'blueskins' must traverse the world of the underground railroad through slavery,… Read More

Book / Westerns

March 31, 2019

Reads: 200

Tanner was the fastest rider, a hardworking young man, loyal and true to his heartfelt vow to serve with the Pony Express. But one click of the gun, one moment facing danger with courage, one decision changed everything. Tanner saved his truest friend from desperate men, but in that brave… Read More

Book / Westerns

March 31, 2019

Reads: 175

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

Cal Harper hunts monsters for a living and that is the reason he comes to the mining town of Sweetwater Springs, but this monster may just be more then he can handle. Read More

Short Story / Westerns

March 30, 2019

Reads: 469

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

A haughty gunslinger meets someone who isn’t quite what he seems. Read More

Short Story / Westerns

March 22, 2019

Reads: 457

Comments: 1

A stranger stumbled into camp with an amazing story of imprisonment, a crusty old woman, and her seven daughters. Was his tale beyond belief or was his story true? Billy and Homer couldn't decide. Can you? Image: ssierrafloraldesigns.files.wordpress.com/201001mg_4078-3resize Read More

Short Story / Westerns

March 17, 2019

Reads: 386

A gun-slinging gambler comes to Silver Rock and challenges Sheriff Duggan to a gun duel. How long can he resist when his friends are cheated in a crooked card game and one is wounded confronting the gambler? Read More

Book / Westerns

March 12, 2019

Reads: 248

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

In the last years of the tough and woolly land called Indian Territory, the outlaw Henry Starr rides roughshod. A native son of “The Nations” he’s more Scotch-Irish than Cherokee, but scorned by both. He never really wanted to journey west of the law, yet fate seems to insist. He’s… Read More

Featured Review by Celtic-Scribe63

"Well I certainly wouldn't mind reading some more of Henry Starr's ballad. Well written, gritty and full of Western atmosphere. I could almost ..." Read More

Book / Westerns

March 08, 2019

Reads: 92

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

It apt that i have affirm this, and make no mistake of it, it is right and it is just, many people have downplay with the term war, many people have reside to war as a means of settling dispute, we all are in this community called earth, we have… Read More

Poem / Westerns

February 26, 2019

Reads: 94

This is center on the power of thinking Read More

Book / Westerns

February 26, 2019

Reads: 1545

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

Colt Daniel killed One Eyed Sam in an angry gunfight and skedaddled out of town, leaving his young son, William, behind to confront the vengeful renegades. In the skirmish that followed, William was helped by a libertarian newspaper man, a black-headed saloon gambling girl, his father’s old side-kick, and Colt… Read More

Featured Review by Celtic-Scribe63

"A very good read, full of colourful characters and dialogue. " Read More

Short Story / Westerns

February 14, 2019

Reads: 298

Shelves: 1

it's the year 2048, the whole world is a wasteland. the setting is in texas where groups of people in the west texas area are now exploring towards the east. tribals like the sentinel tribe already have a big chunk of the east. many wealthy men have established a border… Read More

Chapter 1

Book / Westerns

February 04, 2019

Reads: 148

THE TEARS OF A WOMAN...............STEP.1.........THERE in the land of IWILI not far frm GODSON PRONE IN EGEDE LAND, the was a cerstain young man who was very humble and nice indeed he was free from immorals justice is only his hobbies, temptated by Read More

Book / Westerns

February 04, 2019

Reads: 125

Short Story / Westerns

February 03, 2019

Reads: 485

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

A chase, a rescue, and an offer of a reward. Can Jesse Cooper resist the temptation when the rescued woman offers herself as payback for saving her life? Read More

Short Story / Westerns /

December 23, 2018

Reads: 744

On a cold lonely night, a cowboy enters the camp of three strangers and tells them a story. Read More

Short Story / Westerns

December 10, 2018

Reads: 426

Shelves: 1

Short Story / Westerns

December 10, 2018

Reads: 456

Comments: 1

Romeo and Juliette story retold with a western twist. Read More

Short Story / Westerns

December 01, 2018

Reads: 389

One man called it a square deal while the other called it a swindle. Tempers flair when an once-in-a-century rain floods the plot of land, the barn, and the house, drowning the livestock. Read More
Prejudice and hate lead to deadly consequences when two drifters try to run a Chinaman out of town. Read More

Script / Westerns

November 28, 2018

Reads: 255

Shelves: 1

He's greedy and looking to steal all the land from underneath the people of Mountain Creek, Abraham Morgan thought he finally got what he wanted until they arrived. They're unpredictable, uncanny and never agree on most things, but saving a town has its ups and downs. Sawyer Slade and her… Read More
A short story about Cash Johnson, a sheriff, and Charlie Bucker, a bank robber and unhinged man, set in the hot wild-west of Arizona. Part of the 'Shorts' collection of short stories available on Amazon. Read More

Poem / Westerns

October 23, 2018

Reads: 157

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

Based on the song Desperado by the Eagles. Read More

Short Story / Westerns

September 22, 2018

Reads: 794

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

Juez trails four murderers to Silver Rock City, AZ. After killing the sheriff, the four men hole up in the saloon, drinking and busting up the place. Juez steps through the doors, kills two, and wounds another, but is fatally shot in the gunfight. Read what happens next in this… Read More

Short Story / Westerns

September 03, 2018

Reads: 404