Western snippet…

Stream of consciousness, as usual… Comments appreciated as always! Ambush Rio turned onto the trail beside the river and said softly, “Don’t look like a river to me, but I think Uncle Ethan brought me this way before, so I … Continue reading

Another anthology…

I’ve got a story in this one, along with a few other folks… 🙂 Currently set for a July release! … Continue reading

Western snippet…

As usual, unedited stream of consciousness (or lack thereof)… Comments/recommendations appreciated as always. Indians After almost a week of chasing cows, Rio finally decided to move the herd on up the trail. Two hundred fifty-four cows short, even after poking … Continue reading

State of the writer…

This… VERY thankful for the folks that put up HONEST reviews, getting my books over the 50 review hump. Thank you!!! Went over 30K words on the first book in the Hackett Series, tentative title Showdown at Boulder. I’m thinking … Continue reading

Bleg…

I hate to ask, but TGM- Sunset is stuck on 48 reviews and I need 50 to get over that first hump in the Amazon ad world. If you’ve read it and not given me a review, I’d appreciate an … Continue reading

Hackett short story, part 4…

Confrontation and Departure Rio’s hand slipped into his jacket as he loosened both thongs on his pistols and looked at the slovenly dressed small man. He wore a six gun low on his right side and was slipping a rifle … Continue reading

Short story snippet…

This one is for another anthology… Comments/recommendations appreciated, as always! Up the Trail   Danny Boyle wiped the sweat from his face with the ragged sleeve of his homespun shirt as he tried to get a good sight picture on … Continue reading

Hackett short story, part 3…

Into the Hole Dupuy hovered over their table at breakfast, to the point that Rio finally said, “Sir. We will leave shortly. We will not shoot up the place or cause you any trouble.” Dupuy wandered off, still looking concerned, … Continue reading

Hackett short story part 2…

On the Trail He settled up with Mrs. Lincoln, took the proffered paper bag with some biscuits and a slice of ham, and stuffed it in the poke he carried over the saddle horn. Red humped his back as Rio … Continue reading

Hackett short story…

I’m going to serialize this over the next couple of weeks. Hope you enjoy it… Business Before Pleasure   Rio rode up to The Palace in Denver just before five in the afternoon. He’d taken a room at Mrs. Lincoln’s … Continue reading