Rope and Wire
Not Just a Flash in the Pan

Rope and Wire

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Rope and Wire came online in 2007 as a platform dedicated to helping authors of the western genre promote themselves and their work. Since day one we've been working hard at doing just that. We've built a reputation around the ability to direct a targeted audience to an authors social media outlets and published books. A growing number of western authors have become an important part of the Rope and Wire website.

A Few of our Featured and Benefits

Rope and Wire and western authors have supported each other since 2007.  

In 2020, Rope and Wire expanded to include non-western authors through its Beyond the Western section.

Short stories on this site have always been and always will be free. 

Rope and Wire offers readers a large selection of FREE Ebooks. These are the same books others charge for.

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