Windy Branch has trekked to Beam Town from way out in the sticks to find work, any job that will pay enough wooden nickels to stem the eminent clearing of her parent’s ranch – stick horses. She meets Cinnamon and Peppermint, waitresses at the High Bar Club. They introduce her to the dashing Walker Cane who hires her for secretly thorny reasons, and his son, Striker, who secretly falls in love with her. When trouble comes, will her new friends go out on a limb? Will Striker be the perfect match? Will she discover in time that Mr. Cane isn’t so straight, after all? Her father’s parting advice was, “If you rub the wrong sticks together, you can get splinters,” advice she may heed, ……….or knot. Stay tuned.
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©2015 1 – Cinnamon Two sticks walk into a bar. That’s not a joke. It’s simply the way this story begins. The bar? – The High-Bar Club, Beamtown’s social center for the highbrow and the hopeful, those who have wealth and those who wish for it. Politicians, playwrights, real estate developers, doctors, lawyers, and all […]