Title: The Gambler and the Cowboy
Summary: Two men meet in dire circumstances - never to know they are kin.
(WHI if First Born had not been written)
Title: The Pain Goes On And On
Summary: Clay Stafford visits Virginia City to finally meet his step-brother Joseph Cartwright. Unfortunately, there is a shock awaiting him!
(WHI for First Born)
Title: A Change of Direction
Summary: A bitter quarrel between father and son is all it takes for Joe Cartwright to leave the Ponderosa. A WHN for the episode 'The Code'
Title: The Meadow
Summary: A secret from the past comes back to haunt the Cartwrights, especially Joe.
Title: Marie's Boys
Summary: Joe finds that healing a broken heart requires help from his family.
Summary: A WHN for My Brothers Keeper Joe and Adam rethink their lives and dreams.
Title: If Only
Summary: Joe's thoughts as he sits in Church awaiting a special service.
Title: Reflections under a starry sky
Summary: Joe confesses to Ben during a journey home.
Summary: Joe awaits a visit from Death on the Ponderosa.
Summary: A bitter-sweet year for Joe and the Cartwrights.
Title: Lost Brother
Summary: A tragic accident leaves Joe and Adam further apart than ever before.
Title: Dead on Time
Summary: A change in routine proves traumatic and fatal as Joe pays the ultimate price.
Title: Playing Soldiers
Summary: A childhood dream becomes reality for Joe in a most unexpected way.
Title: Never Say Never
Summary: (Sequel to Playing Soldiers) Returning after a year away, Joe's life on the Ponderosa becomes a nightmare.
Title: Travesty of Justice
Summary: WHN for The Quality Of Mercy...Joe is the main prosecution witness at the trial of Seth Pruitt but things do not go smoothly or to plan!
Title: The Whistle
Summary: When feeling at his lowest, Joe finds solace from an unexpected source.
Title: Bad News
Summary: Joe is badly injured in a freak accident. His recovery is not the easy ride his family would have hoped for.
Summary: Joe's life is saved by a stranger who is not all what he seems to be.
Title: Soul Mates
Summary: A chance remark leads Joe back in time as he remembers his first love.
Title: Plain Jane
Rated: PG13 (adult situations)
Summary: Summary....Two years have passed since Alice was murdered. Joe is convinced he will never find love again. But fate decides to lend a hand....
Title: Making an Effort
Summary: A Valentine's Day Story for Joe
Title: A Long Ride Home
Summary: A missing scene from The Quest
Title: A Secret worth Keeping
Summary: A late night conversation with Joe takes Ben down a road he'd long thought he would never again travel.
Title: Wishing on a Star
Summary: A few lost hours involving Adam and Joe during the episode 'A Stranger Passed This Way'.
Title: The Question
Summary: A question asked by Joe. It needs an answer which leads to an evening's lighthearted diversion for the Cartwrights.
Title: The Need
Summary: A WHN for First Born. Following Clay's departure, Ben and Joe's relationship is sorely tested.