Tag Archives: Western

Gold in them thar hills

“Maybe it is a fool’s errand” said Thayne as he puffed his slumbering cigarillo back into life, “but I know there’s gold in these here hills.” “Got something to prove huh?” asked the man beside him, grinning with a mess … Continue reading

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Bang Tail saloon

Thayne pushed open a swing door and glanced around the saloon, smoke from his cigarillo curling and drifting into a haze as he listened to the ebullient tinkle of piano music, punctuated by the occasional broken glass. The rickety wooden … Continue reading

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Purgatory

Thayne rasped a match on the sole of his boot and, cupping the flame with his hands, puffed a cigarillo into life.  He looked up, shaking the fire out and tossing the match aside as he surveyed the louche-looking town … Continue reading

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