Articles & Short Stories

Meet the author: Derek Rutherford

06/09/19

Meet the author: Derek Rutherford Meet Derek Rutherford: author of the Dead Man trilogy, Easy Money and now back with a new novel, The Last One Standing.   Of all your books which did you enjoy writing the most? The Last One Standing w …

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The Guitar Man – Part 2: Horace Swinton and me

06/09/19

The Guitar Man – Part 2   After his brilliant short story series ‘Dogbite’, Chris Adam-Smith has written a new series  featuring the adventures of The Guitar Man. The first installment in this four part series can be read here.   …

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A new short story series: The Guitar Man

09/08/19

The Guitar Man – Part 1   After his brilliant short story series ‘Dogbite’, Chris Adam-Smith has written a new series  featuring the adventures of The Guitar Man.   Part one : Madge Brody and Me Madge’s Boarding House was the chea …

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Meet the Author: Ian Parnham Interview

09/08/19

Meet the author: Ian Parnham Meet Ian Parnham, a Black Horse Western author whose books include, Marshal of the Barren Plains, The Vengeful Deputy, and a new release this month, Hopeman’s Legacy.  Of all your books which did you enjoy writi …

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A short story: Once I Moved Like the Wind by John McNally

08/07/19

Once I Moved Like the Wind by John McNally   The baby snuffled, started to pull a face and sighed. His mother, Jacali, lay on the hot ground with the others; she raised her blanket and covered herself and her baby son so that the sound …

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A Short Story: Ghost Town by Chris Adam Smith

12/06/19

 Ghost Town by Chris Adam Smith THE FIRST THING I saw as I walked the tired bay out of the rocky arroyo and onto the dirt road was the iron-fenced and carefully tended cemetery. It stood within the shelter of a small stand of lodgepole pine …

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A short story: Uriah’s Cask by Brian Gabriel

24/05/19

Uriah’s Cask By  Brian Gabriel The mean yellow sun bore down on a mule-pulled wagon rolling west past desert scrub up through Redington Pass, which splits the Rincons and the Santa Catalinas. In the wagon’s bed, covered by worn canvas, a pi …

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Meet Author Gillian F Taylor

14/05/19

Meet Gillian F Taylor, author of titles such as The Sins of the Motherlode and Outlaw Express as she gives Black Horse Westerns an exclusive interview. Of all your books which did you enjoy writing the most? I think it would have to be ‘Dyn …

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Dogbite 16

08/04/19

Dogbite 16: Empty saddles in the Dogbite corral Chris Adam Smith Dan Crow was sitting at a corner table in Halloran’s Saloon, it was an early Sunday evening and the place, like Dogbite’s Main Street was deserted. He read and reread the lett …

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The Legend of William Bonney

25/03/19

The Legend of William Bonney By John McNally   That feller could shoot. He had two real good looking guns. They had seven inch barrels with a medium sized gold-bead front sight and a U rear sight. He said he made his own competition ca …

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