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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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· Sweetwater Gifted With Race Car Sponsors and Driver For Her Film

· 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


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· 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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· 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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  Gold Dust Pulpit
by Sage Sweetwater
Monday, December 17, 2007
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Sage Sweetwater, unrivaled, bringing you the Upper Tier in lesbian erotica...Sage Sweetwater, the exceptional ARTIST of literary lesbian poetic prose...



~~~MPD~~~


Madam Pearle DeVere's
highest-grade piece, the
whores on Sunday paid
the brothel lease...

a legacy to my
loyal fans, not to
be dictated by town
ordinance, or my words
tossed of fools' gold pans,
I looked inside the coffin;
Pearle's lips quivered, "firebrand,
take my hand - I'm not dead - do
have a look under my brass bed -
Gold Dust Woman's takin' me to that
windswept hill, Mt. Pisgah's feelin' a chill -
undertaker said I overdosed of morphine,
do have a look under my bed - pull the blind,"

1800s Poverty Gulch
renamed Cripple Creek, I
smelled Madam's perfume in 
her room, oil cloth and weaving
loom,

took the whiskey
bottle from her dressing
table, undid my gold buckle,
spread my legs, pushed it in
where her lips closed around
the bottleneck label, her last taste
of a woman, pussy leached - I let
her memory go - bent down low -
under her brass bed, Madam Pearle
DeVere's highest-grade piece, gold
dust pulpit inlaid - I carried it out and
strapped it on my burro, hauled it to church,

her girls counted
Sunday churro, Lord's
sheep flocked, Bobby Womack
put in his poker rack, chips and whore
tips stacked in the collection plate - his breath
smelled of gin the preacher grinned - I carried the
gold dust pulpit in - out the way I came in -
I carried Madam's cross, Gold Dust Woman's
takin' me to that windswept hill, Mt. Pisgah's feelin'
a chill -

Madam Pearle DeVere's
highest-grade piece, the
whores on Sunday paid
the church lease...

Madam Pearle DeVere,
of The Old Homestead left
me a stash of cash, her lips tasted
mine of sour mash...

I...



Copyright 12/17/2007 Ms. Sage Sweetwater, firebrand lesbian novelist

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Reviewed by Axilea MU 1/1/2008
Stirring the reader's senses, provocatively swirling.
The smell and taste of a different world, so different, it reminds me of things familiar. I love the feeling.

Axilea
Reviewed by Nicky Goodman 12/18/2007
This is some story Sage - didnt hear the song with it yet so im hearing Little House and the Waltons right now, wondering whatever became of Nellie...:) any way, you conjure a town, a tv series would be great, and id not miss an episode so i knew better what was going on - off to the church to pay my respects anyway...fine write Sage xx
(These are your most deeply emotionally charged writes, they are very powerful and mysteriously moving poetry Sage xx)
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 12/17/2007
incredible and the fleetwook mac song gave it a haunting feel-love it
Reviewed by Susan de Vegter 12/17/2007
Auh Sage! I've missed your stories of the west laced with just enouth sugar to taste sweet enough. I admire you and the depth from which you mine your words and give them birth into some of the different characters of the west to keep it all interesting and never cloned.
Merry Christmas dear lady.
Love and blessings!
Susan

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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