One Story at a Time

Z Publishing House - Colorado's 2018 Emerging Writers

I must confess, I’ve not been good about submitting my short stories for publication lately. There’s a catch-22 usually with publishing. You have to be published to get published. It’s frustrating but really all this means is, like in most any job, you start at the bottom and work your way up. Not everyone succeeds… Continue reading One Story at a Time

Heart of Ice and Fire Part 4 of 4

Ice

Welcome back for the last part in the Heart of Ice and Fire story! If you missed the first three posts, you can find them here and here and here. Or, here's the quick recap. Recap: Em traveled to snow troll territory to find a man named Jimmy Wilkes. She presented him with a green debt gem… Continue reading Heart of Ice and Fire Part 4 of 4

Heart of Ice and Fire Part 3 of 4

Fire

Welcome back for the next part in the Heart of Ice and Fire story! If you missed the first two posts, you can find them here and here. Or, here's the quick recap. Recap: Em traveled to snow troll territory to find a man named Jimmy Wilkes. She presented him with a green debt gem that… Continue reading Heart of Ice and Fire Part 3 of 4

Heart of Ice and Fire Part 2 of 4

Snow

Welcome back! =) This story started last week. If you missed the beginning, you can read it here, or here's a quick overview. Recap: Em traveled to snow troll territory to find a man named Jimmy Wilkes. She presented him with a green debt gem that her mother earned by saving his daughter years earlier.… Continue reading Heart of Ice and Fire Part 2 of 4

Heart of Ice and Fire Part 1 of 4

Ice

It's been some time since I posted a short story. If you know me at all, you know 'short' and 'story' are hard for me to put together. But sometimes I try. Due to some things happening in life right now, an adventure just wasn't plausible, so I figured I'd pull this story out of… Continue reading Heart of Ice and Fire Part 1 of 4

The Letter – Guest Story By Kat from The Lily Cafe

Cafe

Every once in a while I get to share stories from other writers here at Adventure Awaits You. Today I'm excited to post a story from Kat over at The Lily Cafe. Kat blogs everything from short stories, to mothering experiences, to family recipes and book reviews. I love it. Check it out. And here's… Continue reading The Letter – Guest Story By Kat from The Lily Cafe

Witness Protection

I'm loving the snow on the ground. To me, it just epitomizes this time of year. So, even though I posted this story a while ago, I figured it might be fun to revisit it. I hope 2015 has kicked off to a fabulous start for everyone=) Witness Protection Wind howled around the eves from… Continue reading Witness Protection

Toad Attack

I've received a request from a lovely young lady for a story about fairies. What a great idea! And I thought to make the story more whimsical, or maybe just goofy, than usual. Which brought to mind a snippet of a story a fiend helped me start years ago that I never finished. So this story… Continue reading Toad Attack