15There's Always Tomorrow, Part Two » by Zipitupcowboy Matt and Kitty head for Denver for a few weeks of rest, recuperation, and laughter after the Mace Gore raid, and decide to make some changes in their lives.
T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 7, words: 11k+, favs: 2, follows: 3, updated: 18h published: 9/17, Matt D., Kitty R.
3 Treasures of the Heart by ParkerPal Matt and Kitty prepare to celebrate the seventeenth anniversary of their first meeting.
K, English, Romance & Friendship, words: 1k+, 9/18
27 Important » by broncomap Matt misses another sociable. A Matt and Kitty story. I originally intended this to be a one chapter story, but it got too long so it's 2 chapters.
K, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 9/14 published: 9/13, Matt D., Kitty R.
4Luca De Luz by ParkerPal A postscript to "A Light in the Heart." In an alternative Gunsmoke world, Sam meets Chiara's now twenty year old son.
K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 1k+, 9/14
2 Chester's Rebellion » by Shellecah Chester suffers growing pains.
K+, English, Drama, chapters: 2, words: 5k+, 9/14, Matt D., Doc. A., Chester G., Kitty R.
14 A Light in the Heart » by ParkerPal Some imaginings about a romance for Sam Noonan, in a Gunsmoke alternative universe. I also reconstructed Ma Smalley's boarding house to a setting more pleasing to me. There will be a total of eleven chapters, which may be too long for some readers, but the characters just wouldn't stop talking to me!
K, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 11, words: 12k+, favs: 1, follows: 2, updated: 9/13 published: 9/10
20 There's Always Tomorrow, Part One » by Zipitupcowboy This is an ATC for "Seven Hours To Dawn." Matt and Kitty have earned some time to heal. This is the story of their healing. Matt struggles with some new-found fears, his love for Kitty, and considers taking his life in a new direction.
T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 9, words: 13k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, 9/5, Matt D., Doc. A., Sam N., Kitty R.
21 Targeted » by Violets and Lilies After releasing a cowboy from jail, Matt discovers that the young man has more than a little chip on his shoulder. Chapters released daily until finished.
K+, English, Crime & Drama, chapters: 3, words: 3k+, favs: 1, follows: 4, updated: 8/31 published: 8/29, Matt D., Doc. A., Chester G., Kitty R.
3Another Hot Day in Dodge by ParkerPal A quick look into Matt and Kitty's relationship.
K, English, Romance & Western, words: 926, 8/28
7 Kitty's Secret by Violets and Lilies An ATC for 7.3, "Miss Kitty". One-shot.
K, English, Friendship & Family, words: 1k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 8/28, Matt D., Kitty R.
4 The Penitent » by ParkerPal An ATC to "The Penitent," episode one, season seven. A look inside of Ida Poe's mind.
K, English, Tragedy & Western, chapters: 3, words: 2k+, 8/28
10 The First Time » by Zipitupcowboy 20-year-old Kitty Russell had only been in Dodge for eight months. She was fascinated with the Marshal, but did he feel any chemistry with her? Matt Dillon had taken Kitty to The Sociable, but would she accept his invitation to a picnic at Spring Creek? This story is intended for mature readers.
T, English, Romance & Western, chapters: 7, words: 11k+, favs: 3, follows: 1, updated: 8/26 published: 8/3, Matt D., Doc. A., Kitty R.
12 How the Light Gets In » by ParkerPal Louie Pheeters disappeared in season seventeen. This is my imagining of what happened.
K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, chapters: 6, words: 5k+, favs: 2, 8/25
2To Be a Man by ParkerPal A look inside of the troubled mind of Kate Heller's ("Kate Heller" episode one, season nine) grandson, Andy.
K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Crime, words: 931, 8/23
3Mine by ParkerPal How I would like to imagine Kitty getting her nickname. Dedicated in memory of Jimmy, Lily, Emmy Lou, Pearl, and all of the cats I have loved.
K, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 628, favs: 1, 8/22
4 The Brittle Earth » by Shellecah Rough cowboy Jett Rafferty hounds fast-draw gentleman Colm Tilden for a gunfight.
K+, English, Western & Drama, chapters: 3, words: 9k+, 8/21, Matt D., Doc. A., Chester G., Kitty R.
12The Learning by ParkerPal Kitty's recurring nightmare may be more than just a dream.
K+, English, Drama & Supernatural, words: 10k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 8/20
4The Worth of a Bullet by ParkerPal My thoughts on what happened after the ending of the season nine episode "Kate Heller."
K, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, words: 405, favs: 1, follows: 1, 8/16
7 All That for a Will by lostcowgirl Print Quimby wants Matt Dillon to handle Cliff Shanks' will. If Judge Brooking validates it, Matt will have to deal with an inheritance.
K, English, Friendship & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 1, 8/16, Matt D., Kitty R.
2Chester and the Colonel by ParkerPal More musings on Chester's leg injury and his past.
K, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 678, 8/15
2More Than a Mule by ParkerPal How Festus got his second Ruth mule, in my mind, anyway. A mule can live 30 to 50 years, so definitely a lifetime relationship. The use of "jenny" for a female mule, and "jack" for a male is how Ken Curtis referred to them as Festus in the touching YouTube video explaining why all of his mules are called Ruth. Please forgive my attempt at "Festus Speak!"
K, English, Friendship & Western, words: 1k+, 8/14
6 Doc's Day by ParkerPal One long, hard day among many for Doc Adams
K, English, Friendship, words: 865, 8/14
6 Chester's Dream by ParkerPal Musings on how Chester's leg got injured and how he coped with it.
K, English, Drama & Friendship, words: 493, 8/12
13 Ace in the Hole by misskittyfan Matt realizes everything is not what is seems.
K, English, words: 525, favs: 2, follows: 2, 8/9, Matt D., Kitty R.
9 The Voice of Carol's Blood » by Shellecah Slaying, obsession and reckless passions. A Season One story inspired by "Chester's Murder".
T, English, Drama & Western, chapters: 4, words: 10k+, 8/2, Matt D., Doc. A., Chester G., Kitty R.