Mid-Month Memo 10: Unbelievable!

. We’re sharing our astonishment here, at just how successful the Gateway and the Lancer archives have been over the last year. This post is about statistics, but please don’t blanch and backpedal out of here! Instead, take just a moment to relish the astounding numbers of stories, authors, views, visitors, likes and comments theContinue reading “Mid-Month Memo 10: Unbelievable!”

December Update 2021

. AUTHORS~ we archive completed stories only ~ please note and follow the advice on formatting stories in thesubmissions guidance ~ please ensure we have your most up-to-date email address We hope everyone had a great Christmas and here’s to 2022 bringing us all health and happiness! . New Stories Archived LancerLovers Archive Christmas GiftsContinue reading “December Update 2021”

Mid-Month Memo 09: Christmas and New Year Stories

. The last themed mid-month memo of the year: today, highlighting our list of Christmas and New Year stories. Christmas . All His Christmases At Once   (link to FFN) by PollyVictorian All I Want For Christmas by Susan An Emoji Christmas Story by Suzanne Away in a Manger by Suzanne Bah, Humbug by Starry Diadem Best Christmas Ever Series by EJIt Should Have Been The BestContinue reading “Mid-Month Memo 09: Christmas and New Year Stories”

November 2021 Update

. AUTHORS~ we archive completed stories only ~ please note and follow the advice on formatting stories in thesubmissions guidance ~ please ensure we have your most up-to-date email address . New Stories Archived LancerLovers Archive Abbie by PatriciaG Cheyenne (Rated R) by Nancy Marie Harlan’s Legacy by goldieasj Looking After His Own (#5 inContinue reading “November 2021 Update”

Mid-Month Memo 08: Thanksgiving Stories

. Another themed mid-month memo today, highlighting topical stories in our collection, this time (of course) our list of Thanksgiving stories: (The) Best Gal Darn Turkey in the Whole Gal Darn World  by Linda B (Kona) First Lancer Family Thanksgiving by Desert Sun For These We Give Thanks by Patti H. Giving Thanks by Laraine Giving Thanks by Winj His Life, His Thanks by Barbara V.Continue reading “Mid-Month Memo 08: Thanksgiving Stories”

October 2021 Update

. AUTHORS~ we archive completed stories only ~ please note and follow the advice on formatting stories in thesubmissions guidance ~ please ensure we have your most up-to-date email address . NEW STORIES ARCHIVED LancerLovers Archive Actions by Sandra (The) Christmas Star by Sandra (The) Comfort of Others by Ronnie Epilogue to the Appaloosa SeriesContinue reading “October 2021 Update”

Mid-Month Memo 07: Hallowe’en Stories

. One of the best things about organising an archive, is that we can create a host of specialist lists of titles, dividing them up into anything from stories covering specific holidays to cross-overs to episode tags. Today’s post falls into two parts. First, our list of stories themed around Hallowe’en, with all its ghostlyContinue reading “Mid-Month Memo 07: Hallowe’en Stories”

Mid-Month Memo 06: Firearms

Perhaps the most iconic thing in Hollywood westerns, other than the cows themselves, is the six-gun sported by the hero. His fast draw and unerring aim puts paid to rattlers, rustlers and bad guys alike. The western wouldn’t *be* a western without firearms, without the lightning fast draw, and the shoot-out on the streets ofContinue reading “Mid-Month Memo 06: Firearms”