Gypsies, Tramps, and Thieves (by Modocgal)

Summary: An alternative universe story of how Heath joined the Barkley family.Genre:  WesternCategory:  The Big ValleyRating:  GWord Count:  79,390 Chapter 1 “I’m telling ya Jarrod,” Nick paused in mid sentence, hurriedly gulping down the shot of whiskey sloshing dangerously close to the rim of the glass in his hand before resuming both his pacing and … Continue reading Gypsies, Tramps, and Thieves (by Modocgal)

A Wolf in the Fold (by Pat Thompson-Dumas)

Summary:  This is a WHI for Season 1, Episode 2 titled "Forty Rifles."  Alternative Universe:  Tom Barkley is still alive; pre-series timeline, roughly three years after the end of the Civil War.  This story uses the same Alternate Universe initially used for my series of “Young Barkleys” stories under the umbrella title of “EXPLANATIONS,” though this … Continue reading A Wolf in the Fold (by Pat Thompson-Dumas)

Tribute to the Indestructible Heath Barkley (by Elayn)

Summary:   A poem. Category:   The Big Valley Genre:  Western, Poetry Rated:  G Word Count:  347      I know a young Barkley got stabbed in the eye. I don't know why he was stabbed in the eye. Perhaps he'll die. I  know a young Barkley got shot with a Winchester. Where the bullet lodged inside … Continue reading Tribute to the Indestructible Heath Barkley (by Elayn)

Look, Culhane (by Elayn)

Summary:   A Big Valley/Black Saddle crossover story. Category:  Crossover Genre:  Western Rated:  PG Word Count:  2655     “Look, Culhane, you take all the time you need up there in Santa Fe, you understand?  And don’t worry if you can’t make it back by Saturday, Nora and me, well Nora probably won’t have no time … Continue reading Look, Culhane (by Elayn)

Sometimes You Have to Leap (by Elayn)

Summary:   A Big Valley/Quantum Leap crossover story. Category:  Crossover Genre:  Western Rated:  PG Word Count:  7475   “Dammit Heath, don’t you ride away from me.  I’m talking to you boy!”  Nick shook his head in frustration and started to spur Coco after his younger brother.  He was stopped by the steady hand and calm voice … Continue reading Sometimes You Have to Leap (by Elayn)