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This is a rather humorous attempt at an autobiography. Pretty much everything in here actually happened, to the best of my recollection. Enjoy! PS: The picture is really me from my 1957 Bitburg High School yearbook. The person who took it left it in the developer too long and overexposed… Read More

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December 01, 2020

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Meet Ed, a 16-year-old boy who is caught in a blood feud. The book is set in 1899 and is full of plot twists, heartbreak, and death. Will Ed and his family fix the feud? Find out by reading! Read More

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A quick tale of three folk who are forgotten by the dust. Read More

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A native Texan, Martha Henderson wanted her daughter Rose to have an appreciation of the past and a better understanding of how the State of Texas came into existence. She took her on a visit to the Alamo where Rose has a life-changing experience. Read More

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Enjoy my take on a Western, set in my fantasy world. Read More

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August 30, 2020

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In the west, cacti grow abundantly while trees remain scarce. The hills become mountains when you are chasing a cow across the Sonora southwest. As the ground clears from the lack of rainfall in the summers, small thickets of shrubbery get so dense it's hard to see where they start… Read More

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Sometimes you don't get but one mistake. Read More
silver is silver of gold Read More

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After a long Texas cattle drive, two cowboys seek relaxation and fun in a remote Mexican village, but instead, ride into mystery and terror. Read More

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"A really enjoyable Western yarn, with an authentic feel to it. The characters had a nice, gritty edge to them, and the story rolled along nicely..." Read More

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After murder and theft, talkative outlaw meets the Kid in saloon in late 1870's. Read More

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April 17, 2020

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Cheaters never win Read More

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Novelette - 1856 - an eight year old boy and seven year old girl are brutalized by Indians, then by an outlaw gang, the boy's mother murdered. Rescued by a Texas Ranger and adopted by him, the boy grows up to acquire the skills needed for him one day as… Read More

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A lone Rider comes to town, seeking vengeance on a gang of murderers. Read More

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A traveler mysteriously comes across a Midwestern town with a bizarre store that seems stuck in a time warp. Read More

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Well howdy there, pardners'. The names' Sam Tunney and I am a Cowboy living in the Old Wild West. I likes whiskey, poker and women. I travel around on my horse, Billyboy with my trusty peacemaker at my hip and my Winchester repeater rifle, close to hand. If a Rancher… Read More

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"Fantastic Celt, That was a great story and I liked the description of the land. I'm from the West and I thought it was very exciting. I hop..." Read More

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A Stranger comes to town and buys up an old bank. After awhile mysterious things start happening in town, especially around the old bank building. Read More

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December 21, 2019

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a story about a man called steve steelhead that trys to fit in as a cowboy Read More

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December 07, 2019

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This is the story of two girls in 1870. They find themselves in the West of the USA, a frontier that they are not used to. The girls are different than each other and yet form a bond that helps them in the West Read More

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Old west. A man and woman are chased by a posse. The woman, De Miller, can she bring fortitude and live? Read More

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Tate Huntington survived the horrors of the war between the states, but the battle to face up to the killing, well, that battle is still being fought when Tate rescues a young woman forced into prostitution and does it the only way he knows: with a gun--which starts a battle… Read More

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November 12, 2019

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A stop for a drink leads to a drinking contest with a life on the line. Inspired by the Ghoultown song by the same name as the story. Read More

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A shell-shocked Civil War veteran wanders the West trying to outrun the bad luck that seems to follow him where ever he goes. Read More

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August 14, 2019

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The Rattlesnake Gang's one bad day. 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

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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

Chapter 1

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May 23, 2019

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May 15, 2019

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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

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May 03, 2019

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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

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

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May 01, 2019

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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

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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

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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

Chapter 1

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April 07, 2019

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March 31, 2019

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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