O'Doul by Wayne D. Dundee
Approx. 9,470 words.
Published on October 3, 2011 by
Western Trail Blazer.
A short Western adventure...
O’Doul has been a lot of places and done a lot of things in his life. Now, working on a ranch outside Pitchfork Creek, he finds bad things happening all around. The ranch owner and his wife are splitting up and O’Doul is forced to ride herd on a hot-headed cowboy. When events come to a head, O’Doul makes a deadly decision and goes into action.