Short Stories


“A Cold Spring”–Episodes 25 and 26

Episode 25: Yesterday, Tomorrow, and Never Long ago, my great-great-great grandmother lived halfway up the mountains on the eastern border of Highmoor Province near the cataracts. In those nearly forgotten days, expectant mothers spent their confinement before bearing children in solitude, attended only by a trusted friend or relative. According to legend, she and her closest friend made their way to a cavern in the heights and settled in for the remaining weeks before my great-great-great-grandmother’s first child was […]


A Cold Spring–Episode 26: Zed

This is IT!!! The last post for the fabulous 2017 A to Z Blog Challenge and the LAST DAY TO VOTE FOR Zoraida Grey in the first round of the Rone Awards.  She’s in the Long Paranormal category at  InDtale Magazine . You will need to register but it’s a free and easy process. Zoraida Grey and the Family Stones. Thanks so much for sticking with me through the challenge. Here’s the last episode, but if you are just discovering the story […]


A Cold Spring–Episode 24: Xenogenesis )Gimme a Break! Xes are Hard. 1 comment

Two things happening this Sunday. Get ready for the big finale of “A Cold Spring.” I’ll have the entire story in a nice, neat pdf to make it easy to read.  Vote for Zoraida Grey and the Family Stones in the Long Paranormal category at  InDtale Magazine . You will need to register but it’s a free and easy process. Episode 23: Xenogenesis She sits on the ground beside a bonfire of driftwood, holding her hands out to the leaping flames. […]


A Cold Spring–Episode 23: Witches, Witches Everywhere

Have you voted? My book baby–ZORAIDA GREY AND THE FAMILY STONES–is in the running for a Rone Award. This is a big deal and I could use your help getting past this first round. Go to InDtale Magazine to vote. You will need to register but it’s a free and easy process.   Stay tuned for the big finale of “A Cold Spring.”  If you are following along, let me know what you think of it so far with […]


A Cold Spring-Episode 22: A Vial of Time 1 comment

Have you voted for Zoraida Grey and the Family Stones? My book baby is in the running for a RONE award and your vote could make a huge difference. Voting ends April 30. To vote, go HERE or go to www.indtale.com and from the menu bar select InD’Scribe/Rones >2017 Rone Awards > 2017 Rone Awards Week 2. You will be prompted to register if you have not already done so. It’s free and easy. In addition to voting for […]


A Cold Spring–Episode 20: Timeless

I would appreciate your help. Your vote could make a huge difference!! My last book, Zoraida Grey and the Family Stones is up for a fancy award–A RONE from InDtale Magazine. If you have not read Zoraida Grey and the Family Stones–now is a great time. Grab a copy HERE and if you enjoy it, please vote for her April 24-30. You only need to vote one time during the week. To vote,  go HERE or go to www.indtale.com and […]


A Cold Spring–Episode 19: Something Witchy This Way Comes 2 comments

Before we get to Episode 19: Zoraida Grey is up for a RONE Award!! Voting for the Long Paranormal category in Week 2  begins on April 24, but you need to register to vote. Go to www.indtale.com and Click the Subscribe button at the top of the page. You can opt in or out of additional emails and the whole thing is FREE. You will get an email to confirm your subscription. Be sure to do that to be eligible to […]


A Cold Spring–Episode 18: Return to Highmoor Valley

Before we get to Episode 18: Zoraida Grey is up for a RONE Award!! Voting for the Long Paranormal category in Week 2  begins on April 24, but you need to register to vote. Go to www.indtale.com and Click the Subscribe button at the top of the page. You can opt in or out of additional emails and the whole thing is FREE. You will get an email to confirm your subscription. Be sure to do that to be eligible to […]