A cryptic text message sends Sara racing to help her friend.

Sara just sat down on the couch when her phone pinged, announcing a new text message. She flipped the phone open and pressed the appropriate button. A screen flashed before her with the strangest message.

The pumpkin keeps moving.

She frowned as she read the message again and then one…


It’s so easy to get lost in a good book

Mary stared up the sky admiring the fluffy white clouds. She pictured one as a bunny, another reminded her of a crab, but the last one was her favorite, a dragon.

Jimmy laid down in the grass next to her. “We’ve been together a long time, right?”

“Yeah, I guess…


Beauty is in the eye of the beholder

Jimmy stared down at the pumpkin at his feet, a smile spread across his face. “This one. I want this one.”

His mother took one look at the pumpkin covered in little bumps and shook her head. …


Some dreams don’t stay dreams

Mary’s heart pounded against her chest as her bare feet pounded against the hard ground. She had finally found the path leading out of the woods, out of this horrible nightmare she found herself trapped in.

A glance over her shoulder revealed the masked man was still chasing her. A…


100 word flash fiction story


Okay, so there are probably way more than three things you should be doing as a writer, but these might be the three most important ones. The ones that take you from being a good writer to an amazing writer.

1. Read, read, read.

I can’t tell you how many…


One man must make a choice

Drew had been to Dreygone castle only once, the day his father handed him over to start his training to be a soldier. It wasn’t something he would have chosen to do with his life if given the choice. …


In order to help the village, one girl must challenge a god

Lana looked out over the clear blue water and smiled. Today was the day she trained for since she was five years old. …

Amanda Gravely

Wife, mother, and author of the fantasy book, World Of Magic! https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08XX7DZXR

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