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Micheladas, Mona Lisa & … I Forget

February’s beers – in honor of Barb

Cheryl makes a pretty good Michelada

This post was inspired by Linda G. Hill’s Stream of Consciousness Saturday prompt… 1,182 more words


AtoZChallenge..."R"is for Rooster Cogburn

John Wayne returned to the role that won him an Oscar in this sequel to the western classic True Grit. Rooster Cogburn (Wayne) has once again been stripped of his badge after some questionable behavior with his gun, but he’s given the chance to earn it back after an especially appalling crime demands an experienced lawman. 408 more words


The Mail Order Bride

Mail order brides were a common occurrence in the Old West, so when Hank told his friend Logan he’d sent for one, they celebrated in the Bucket Of Blood saloon until they were kicked out by the bartender who was closing up. 2,167 more words

Flash Fiction

What's free Wednesday? Need to Feed

(Free to read on Kindle: 4/18 – 4/20)

Another year. Another massacre looming. When the sun rises on the Old West town of Saltwater Junction this town will face head on two fierce predators. 317 more words


In The Dead Of Night

“Your got here just in time.

“Find yourself a comfortable place near the bonfire, because I’m ready to tell a story.”

“My name is Duke Masterson, and I’m the oldest resident in Weston… still able to talk that is. 696 more words

Flash Fiction

Westerns and more Westerns...

So, by now you probably know that I’m a big Western fan. Have been so since I was a little girl. I can’t really say what triggered my love for the genre but I suspect that a combination of the first western I recall seeing and the way it was presented have a great deal to do with it. 1,215 more words


Favorite Films: Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid (1973)

Film is an art form that involves the work of teams of people: producers, directors, writers, crew, and actors. As a result, virtually no film is perfect. 470 more words