Category Archives: Western History

Excited to Share by Paty Jager

What am I excited to share with you? The news I received this month. The third book of my Letters of Fate historical western romance series is a nominee for the RONE award. What is the RONE award? Books  that … Continue reading

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Bonfires, storytelling, and road trips!

October 12,2016  By Amanda McIntyre It has been a whirlwind past few months and it shows no sign of slowing down—however, I am excited that October is finally here for many reasons! Bonfires*hoodies* tailgating*farmers markets*wine-tasting*road trips* fall colors To name … Continue reading

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Don’t Dangle What I Can’t Have by Paty Jager

Have you ever notice that if you’re told you can’t have something you want it more? Like no chocolate or ice cream when you’re dieting. Or no more fatty foods when your cholesterol is up. Or worst of all, that … Continue reading

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Changing Heat Levels but Keeping the Sparks by Paty Jager

My latest historical western romance series is titled, Letters of Fate. This is a series that is linked by the hero receiving a letter that changes his life and brings him to the woman who captures his heart. Isaac is … Continue reading

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Firsts are Always Exciting! by Paty Jager

Firsts are always exciting. First kisses, first loves, first cars, first horses, first firsts. 😉 The same can be said for first books of a series. As a reader I’m anxious to read the first book of a new series … Continue reading

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Hell on Wheels, anyone??

OK, I confess, I’m a huge fan of the AMC TV series, Hell On Wheels. It’s a story set post-Civil War during the building of the Transcontinental Railroad. The main character, Cullen Bohannon, is a former Confederate soldier searching for … Continue reading

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Cowboy 6 Pack

I’m pretty slammed this week for the day job and writing, but I wanted to tell you about a great deal going on at Amazon. Six authors, one boxed set for a terrific price! Check it out and get your … Continue reading

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MISS KITTY LIED

  Oh, Miss Kitty, how you deceived us all. Remember Gunsmoke and Sheriff Matt Dillon’s main squeeze? Perfect silk dress, perfectly styled red curls – perfect beauty mark. How clean and wonderful the life of a Wild West saloon girl … Continue reading

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Gold!

Hi everyone, This post is going to be the first of a series about the Klondike Gold Rush which is the setting for my work-in-progress, ALASKAN HEAT.  I’ve found so many interesting facts about the era and the people that … Continue reading

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A Little More Whimsy

One of the earliest written references to the card game Poker was made by Jonathan H. Green in 1834. In his writing, Green mentions rules to what he called the “cheating game,” which was then being played on Mississippi riverboats. … Continue reading

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