Short stories published in Close Range: Wyoming Stories

Listing 6 stories.

When you live 55 miles from the nearest gas pump, no one can hear the screams.

A woman in a small Wyoming town reflects on the end of her marriage as she watches another woman fall apart in her own relationship.

A Wyoming native unsuccessfully jumps between jobs over his lifetime to support his large family. Through bankruptcy and loss, he perseveres and continues to look forward to his next venture.

A drunken, lonely man's ranch becomes the site of problems one Wyoming summer, as the ranching community is riddled with misfortune and relational tensions.

When a cowboy takes another man’s boots, a miscommunication causes his host to blame his horse for the man’s death.

Two sisters host an environmental activist who is conspiring with one of the sister’s husbands to unlawfully destroy ranch property and free cattle in Wyoming.