Carol Hightshoe

Biography

A native Texan, Carol found her way to her current home in Colorado by way of a five-year detour in The Nederlands - courtesy of her husband Tim and the US Air Force.

An avid reader at a young age, her strong desire to write came from her love of (her husband calls it her obsession with) Star Trek. It was this early love of Star Trek that led her to the Science Fiction and Fantasy genres.


In addition to her writing she has worked as a receptionist/office manager for two veterinary clinics, a deputy sheriff in El Paso County Colorado and for the Professional Bull Riders.

She has been published in various anthologies and magazines including "Creature Fantastic", "Illuminated Manuscripts", PanGaia Magazine, "Stories of Strength", "The Stygian Soul", Baen's Universe, Tales of the Talisman and Beyond Centauri.

She is also a contributing author to Dragon Moon Press's "Complete Guide to Writing Science Fiction".

She is the editor and publisher of the online ezines: The Lorelei Signal and Sorcerous Signals. She also runs her own micro-press - WolfSinger Publications.

Where to find Carol Hightshoe online


Where to buy in print


Books

Wolf Shadows
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A black ops agent is using Athena Station 12 as a way to defect - but is everything as simple as it appears?
Snipe Hunt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When a group of aliens land in the backwoods of Louisiana -- a trio of "country boys" take them on a snipe hunt.
The Broken Blade
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Series: Chaos and Order, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Delavan is a young man who only wants a chance to join the town guard and defend his home against the evil elves who regularly attack it. For ten years he has tried to hide the fact he was born with mage powers, but an accident in the training arena results in his arcane powers killing a fellow recruit. His only hope is the Arms Master of the guard who stands by him and a broken blade.
Mr. Zombie Goes to Washington
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
What happens when a small town, rural zombie ends up being sent to Washington DC as a member of Congress.
A Story of Inyodo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A mischievous Kappa sets out to steal the Tidal Jewels from the Dragon King but it is others who will suffer because of his actions.
The Cup of Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Roman soldier seeks to gain immortality -- but what will be cost of that immortality?
Wolves of the Comancheria
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Wolf Shadow is a daughter of the People. One who is given a mission to avenge the wrongs done to those who roam the Comancheria--but as a girl she is not raised to be a warrior. How can she serve the spirits who have called her since birth?
A Taste of Armageddon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,040. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Advances in modern war techniques have led to "cleaner" and "cleaner" weapons. Countries have created missiles that can pinpoint a room within a building greatly reducing the risks to non-combatants in a war zone. However, it has been argued that wars have to be messy so people have an actual reason to avoid them.
The Gift of All
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A retelling of the Pandora legend from the POV of Pandora. A woman who may have only been a pawn in the games played by the gods -- the true cause of what happened to mankind.
To Live
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
We all know the story of Adam and Eve and the 'Apple' - well it's time Eve told her side of the story.
Descent Into Chaos
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Series: Chaos and Order, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Torliana is an elf who seeks the ways of order. She enters the temple of Hellavar - Lord of Order and Fire to train as a monk in his service. Despite four years of training, she still finds herself desperate for acceptance in the temple and when she fails in her testing to become a Flame Dancer she is seduced by Thynitic, The Lady of Chaos.
Daughter of Chaos
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Series: Chaos and Order, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Arielle is a young elf ranger and a follower of Frayrith, the Lady of the Forests. When she decides to try and discover her past, against the advice of Frayrith, she ends up as a slave in the temple of Thynitic, The Lady of Chaos. She will eventually come to serve Thynitic as her Daughter of Chaos.
Stolen From Chaos
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Series: Chaos and Order, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Hendandra is a thief living in the town of Raspa. When she picks the pocket of a mage she ends up getting more than she bargained for when he convinces her to help him recover some religious relics taken from a temple of Rhyra by the followers of Ballan - the Goddess of Dark magic. A Chaos Reigns story.
Born From Chaos
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Series: Chaos and Order, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Myrith had never know any life but that of a bar wench. One day she is taken forcefully from the bar by the troop commander of Lord Lavial, the elf tyrant who rules her land. A Chaos Reigns story.
The Second Horseman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
James Smallman is a devote man of GOD, or so he thought before his sudden death during a Sunday morning service. Everything Reverend Smallman thought he knew about GOD will be challenged when he is chosen to be the Second Horseman. Some things must be believed before they can be known.
A Game of Marbles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A look at the creation of the Asteroid Belt, and it all begins with a simple game of marbles.
The President's Meow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Being the most powerful country in the world will not necessarily protect you from a Goddess who has decided its time for you to be treated as prey just as you have treated others.
Heart of the Dragon
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Series: Chaos and Order, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Andrinor is a young warrior from the Dragon Flame Mountains. Ghainaess, The Great Mother of all dragons, has called him to fulfill his destiny and prove he has the Heart of a Dragon. A Chaos Reigns story.
Life in the Shadows
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Desana finds the fabric of reality changing around her, but she is the only one who notices. Is it all a result of an overactive imagination or is something more sinister trying to control her existence?
The Last Defenders
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
During General Woll's invasion of Texas the phrase 'Remember the Alamo' is a powerful bond for some of those who face him and his army at the Battle of Salado Creek.
Rebel Moon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Branded a traitor during the war, Selaynia returns to the home she thought closed to her; only to learn the truth of the old saying - "You can never go home again."
Adrift
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Dewi Fokke comes from a family with a long history of ties to the sea. However, instead of sailing oceans, she now sails among the stars. She knows the legends of her ancestor, Bernard Fokke, the Captain of the Flying Dutchman, but she never dreamed she that would one day have to stand in his stead and face the ghosts of that famous or infamous ship.
The Final Blessing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Hope -- The most precious of all the gifts from the gods and the only one saved when Pandora lost the others. But, how will the world cope when a major disaster strikes and it seems that hope is finally gone?
The Sword of Power
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Sword of Power - Excalibur - was given to Uther Pendragon to heal the land not divide it. Now with Uther's death and no apparent heir to claim the throne and both the Christian Abbott of Glastonbury and the High Priestess of Avalon claiming the sword as theirs how will it serve to heal when it appears to dividing those who should seek to heal the land and their people.
Pawn's Gambit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A retelling of the Sleeping Beauty legend told from the perspective of the "Evil Fairy" - a woman who should have been the heir to the kingdom as the eldest, but was overlooked in favor of her brother. Is she out for revenge or does she perhaps have the best interest of the kingdom at heart in casting her spell to make the princess her pawn in this game of power?
Midnight Song
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Leathan has been forced to live for centuries as he sings of a deep painful loss. One night he is visited by a priest and a ghost who change that existence forever.
Legends Reborn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In a world that was destroyed by war over two centuries ago, humanity is losing the struggle to survive. Gwendolyn Robbins - Senior Geneticist for the World Wildlife Foundation risks her own life to violate the laws set forth by the World Council to find a way to return Balance and Hope to the world.
All About Eve
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,540. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Eve--the first woman--some call her Pandora. Both the Christian and ancient Greek myths make her the reason man was plagued with the ills of the world. Well, it's time she had a chance to tell her side of the story...

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