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Books
· Madam Blaze Starr: Whiskey and Sagebrush Truth in Eights and Aces

· Night of the Foal: The New Riders of the Purple Sage

· Dominga Rio of Cuero

· Stone Creek Woman

· Loraine Leatherbow: The House of Spleen

· Blue Corn Woman

· From The Convent to the Rawhide: The Saga of Sadie Cade and Vi Montana

· The Buckskin Skirt Oar Traveler


Short Stories
· Sociopath Harassing His Victims

· test - dominga rio of cuero

· The Life and Times of Sanders

· Sweetwater's Run: In the Spirit of Nome's Great Race of Mercy to Film

· A Miracle On Archdiocese Street

· Evil Seed: New Jericho, Part 3 (Rewind)

· Cartier Biscuits and the Labia Tiara

· Evil Seed: New Jericho, Part 3

· Mantecore: The Day Siegfried and Roy Showed Me Past-Life Regression

· Leg Traps, Baits and Lures: The Wolf's Paw Bleeds


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· Rita Coolidge & Kris Kristofferson Cast in Sweetwater's Film

· The Path to Hardscrabble: Spiritual Awakening

· Sweetwater's Sermon: Christmas 2014

· Sweetwater's Brand Storyteller Stockpiled Intellectual Property Collateral

· Sweetwater Puts Out Casting Call For Hollywood Film

· Sweetwater Brings in Billionaire Richard Branson and Tubular Bells

· Sweetwater Filming aboard Calypso Jacques-Yves Cousteau's Ship

· Sweetwater Filming at Steve Wynn's Mirage in Las Vegas

· Sweetwater Turns Loose Evil Seed: The Return

· Sweetwater's Film Merch in High Gear Cannabis Oil and Hemp Clothing Line


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· Pecking Order: Doc Holliday's Top Chicken

· Sideshow Freak

· Black Mariah and the Sisters of Privilege

· The Nun That Saved Me: Rosicrucian Ride

· Preach It

· Ministry Wallet Card

· Foretelling Woman in Her Tarot Wagon

· Armageddon the Lesbian Pilgrims Give Thanks

· Afterlife: Twerking a Signal to Sirius

· Cocaine Rosary

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· Country Male Indy Song Artist Robby Johnson Cast in Sweetwater's Film

· Blue Sleighty to Promote Sweetwater's RoadKill Heart Lesbian Drama Film

· Sweetwater Acquires $Millions$ In Film Deals

· I Don't See Blood Nary a Cut or Truncated Page

· Cut-Off!

· What Does a Converted Sawmill Matter To Sweetwater's Latest Film Script?

· Sweetwater Makes It To Broadway

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  Call Your Saddles to Cripple Creek
by Sage Sweetwater
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Rated "PG13" by the Author.

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Sage Sweetwater bringing you the upper tier in professional lesbian poetry adapted dialogue for Hollywood Film and Television financed by Hollywood investors when poetry sells.


Call Your Saddles to Cripple Creek

gunmetal gray
poker chips thirty
of clay

mexican berry
arm garters and
whiskey for starters

wild rag silver dollar
bandanna slide with a bullet
hole souvenir of the preacher who died

call your saddles
to cripple creek the
judas you seek stands pat

hand played they
said pisgah lied but she
never gives up her dead

carved initials black
in the aspen bark dark with
sickness but not miner's fever

they say ladies prayed
now ghosts they're called understanding
deep in the bellies of burros that brayed

if ever should it be
one of them ladies finds that jug
she plant a rose and water it with whiskey

and if that jewel is
ever to be spotted again
because it got out of the hands of a fool

put it in a brooch of gold
and wear it heavy on the heart
the story's been told

century wise and owl guided
it was branded and confided why
certain murals left inspiring images of time

turning back streets to dirt
where each hoof imprinted a lasting
impression and the memories dust-blown confession

history has a way of releasing
the richness of life and the dust
is just a reminder of the day

there was just one place
it bought us some time where the
spirit rode for years on yesterday's jaded ace

Copyright Ms. Sage Sweetwater, celebrity firebrand lesbian novelist


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Reviewed by jude forese 7/19/2012
the history of dust reminds me i'm in your tracks enjoying the richness of this poem, a tapestry of imagery and ideal ...
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 7/18/2012
Yesterday's jaded aces become tomorrow's blockbuster Western. For it is easier to fantasize than to face the reality most of those who headed west in search of a better life found. Pony up.

Ron
Reviewed by D. Vaineo 7/18/2012
Now this is the Sage I've become accustomed to!

Love,

Deborah
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 7/18/2012
Always amazed by your writing and how you get into the bloodstream of the reader from beginning to end.

Books by
Sage Sweetwater



Dominga Rio of Cuero

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Madam Blaze Starr: Whiskey and Sagebrush Truth in Eights and Aces





Night of the Foal: The New Riders of the Purple Sage

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From The Convent to the Rawhide: The Saga of Sadie Cade and Vi Montana

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The Buckskin Skirt Oar Traveler

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Blue Corn Woman

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Stone Creek Woman




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