Western stories, books, poems, and more

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The DOWN-HOME House

Teenage cowboy is released after Georgia ranch owner discovers his romance with his daughter. Traveling west into Texas, he joins a Wild West show, becomes famous, and prosperous. Years later he receives a letter that will change his and his old girlfriend's life forever. Read More

Tags: romance, western

Ann and Will enjoy their married life and 9 year old daughter, but their pasts are about to come back to haunt them... And Sara, their daughter, is caught in the middle. Read More
Another goodie from IB Film. Really just wanted to see if the format works on Booksie, if not, I'll take it down and post in essay format. Read More

Book / Westerns

April 03, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

A man heads west with his horse and dog to help fight for the civil war. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A series of heinous crimes draws a mercenary-turned-priest back into the life he thought he left behind in a world long after the end. Read More
A Trail of Tears that starts in Holland and Scotland before it lands in North Carolina and ends up in Oklahoma. It's a tale of immigrants and Native peoples who struggle on a vast, brawling frontier. It's a story of love and perseverance in the face of savage odds.… Read More

Book / Fantasy

February 23, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

An epic battle between man and the devil ensues as Jack must journey back from Hell to save the woman he loves. Read More
A boy and his horse travel the mysterious desert. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

The Gravewalker is a post-apocalyptic western that takes place in 1900. After God abandons the Earth finding humanity unworthy of his love, the "Century without God" begins. The Gravewalker, Andrew Boone, is left among the struggling remains of humans, angels, and demons as he fights to restore a sense… Read More
1884 - a ruthless outlaw gang besieges a western Texas town. In hot pursuit, four brother Texas Rangers and a befriended prospector arrive outside the town on a bluff, and plan to infiltrate and retake the town. Safely in the town, they engage in gunplay with the gang, the… Read More

Short Story / Horror

January 08, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

"They pulled all his teeth out!” Terry Roberts, chief of tribal police rubbed his chin as he stood on the Arizona desert in the afternoon heat. “That must’ve hurt. He had to be sedated or they held him down somehow, but I can’t find any tracks, not a scuff,… Read More
A time-traveling Texas Ranger with a frozen memory emerges from a snowstorm in modern times to face down murdering criminals in a small cabin in the north country and to do battle with an enemy he’s been chasing since 1880's. Is he a ghost, a demon, or… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Welcome to the Badland, where everyone sucks and everything wants to kill you. With a gun at your side, some cash in your pocket, and someone you can rely on, you just might survive. But don't count on it. Claire Munny and Morgan Jackson are just a couple of enterprising… Read More

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Comments: 5

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The Booksie Classic House

Written for India Emerald's weekly Flash challenge. This week it was to write out of your comfort zone and try a new genre -- I chose a Western! Read More

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Comments: 10

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The Science Fiction House

Corbin Dixon, a young scavenger, must escape from a nightmarish necropolis. Intended as a prequel to a long-form sci-fi western that I'm considering. Read More
A traveler, armed with a revolver, is on a mission to hunt a mysterious mage in an endless desert. Unfortunately for him, the situation is much less black and white than he always preferred. Read More

Reads: 139

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In a post-apocalyptic world, a gang of unlikely companions must fight all odds to find the fabled city of gold: El Dorado. But the truth about their world and the powers of this city is not what it seems. Read More

Reads: 144

Comments: 3

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The Booksie Classic House

Dang, this is dark. I wrote it forever ago- I'm not exactly sure what was wrong with me... Read More

Tags: poem, hanging, western

Both Carlos Abascal and Mick McColly have something in common. Not that they both live in the warm lands of Texas, but that they have both have a heritage that immigrated to the free land of USA. Carlos Abascal a known law breaker. Mick McColly a man of justice. Read More

Tags: western

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The Booksie Classic House

Though Dish's heart belongs to Lorena, Jasper's heart still aches for him. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Main character Lianne O'Connor and her best friend, Chris Gray, take on the wild world of rodeo together. Both learn more about who they are as individuals, and face the struggles of surviving on the circuit. Yes, there will be romance. Read More

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Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

Callum Bane crosses the wrong guys, but with the unexpected help and ingenuity of a wandering priest, he gets his freedom back. Read More

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Comments: 4

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The Booksie Classic House

Callum Bane is riding through the cold Arizona desert when he stumbles across a lady stranded after her horse runs away, but he gets more than he bargains for when he decides to help. Read More

Short Story / Westerns

January 08, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

Jake is running from a past and finds himself helping those he encounters in ways that will help him down the road. He meets Amanda after helping her son in town. Read More

Poem / Westerns

December 14, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

The second poem about John Deacon, US Deputy Marshal. He finds himself in a bad situation with the only help coming from an unexpected source. Read More

Poem / Westerns

December 07, 2016

Reads: 277

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Two men in the street; one an outlaw and the other the lawman sent to bring him in. Read More

Book / Romance

November 26, 2016

Reads: 132

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A story of true love found by fate, and of nature reborn with vivid beauty, "Rescued Hearts", will leave you smiling, and with a new appreciation for the power of love, friendship, and the natural world. Life on Mr. Dillinger’s Midwest turn-of-the-century farm is tough but fun for Anna Petrova.… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

It is the late nineteenth century in the United States, and Alton and his family are forced to leave their small town of Texas after Alton gets in trouble with the local gang there. Not knowing where else to go, they head north in hopes of a better, safer life.… Read More
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