Ronald Terry Brown has been published on-line, in newspapers and in Range and True West magazines. He was born and raised in the American Southwest and lives in the West, which he considers home. He has two sons and three daughters. Contact the author at email@example.com.
Sergeant Jack Ralls' life as a slave had not prepared him for the war on renegade Apaches in the Southwest as a member of the Ninth Cavalry Buffalo Soldiers, but he was equal to the task. What he was also not prepared for was falling in love with a beautiful and mysterious Mescalero Apache maiden. And what if things aren't as they seem and one of your own is not who you thought they were?