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

Series

Chaos Reigns Saga
A six book saga of love and hate, good and evil, order and chaos, vengeance, retribution and forgiveness and how all of these are bound together and cannot be separated one from the other without destroying each other and everything around them.
Call of Chaos
Price: Free!
Chaos Embraced
Price: $4.95 USD.
The Road Into Chaos
Price: $4.95 USD.
Chaos Challenged
Price: $4.95 USD.
Chaos and Order
Descent Into Chaos
Price: $2.95 USD.
Daughter of Chaos
Price: $2.95 USD.
The Broken Blade
Price: $2.95 USD.
Born From Chaos
Price: $2.95 USD.
Stolen From Chaos
Price: $0.99 USD.
Heart of the Dragon
Price: $0.99 USD.

Books

Legends Reborn and Other Stories
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 64,460. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2020 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Stories are a form of magic. Through them we create worlds and people. Within these pages you will find a variety of worlds and characters. Carol Hightshoe invites you to enter these worlds and visit with the characters she has created in 24 tales of science-fiction and fantasy. Here legends will be reborn.
Chaos Unleashed
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2020 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Dywnia, Speaker for Thynitic, seeks allies to fight the humans who are threatening to destroy the forest of Kilenter and the elves who live there. When the Dragon Council agrees to not stop those who wish to join her, she sees her chance to destroy the humans. But, will the Chaos she commands protect the elves of Kilenter as she hopes or will something more dangerous be unleashed?
Order in Chaos
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2020 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Trapped in the Chaos of Thynitic and her torments, will Brular's faith be enough to sustain him as he seeks a way to escape and to avenge himself on the elf who betrayed him.
Song's End
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2020 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As part of a group meeting to help end the attacks by various rebel groups, Selaynia and her partners are caught in the cross-fire when fighting breaks out. Emotionally and mentally damaged when her wolf companion is killed, Selaynia's human partner takes her home once more -- this time to hear the Song's End.
Palingenesi Agon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2020 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Every ten years the government of Eleutheria opens a small portion of their world to outsiders to celebrate the Palingenesi Agon. Lesdema has studied everything he can locate on this mysterious matriarchal society and is determined to be one of those selected to compete in the celebratory games.
Harbinger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2020 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Eternal Escapes is a unique cemetery with magic being part of the normal operations. In addition to the director of the cemetery there are a number of other guardians - including those whose duty it is to bind and guide the souls of the dead. A strong storm disrupts the magics surrounding the cemetery and the guardians find themselves standing between the living and the dead.
Don't Go Into the Long Grass
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2020 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Genetic Engineering and cloning leads to the development of a popular exotic pet business. However, some exotics are very limited and tightly controlled due to their dangerous nature. This just leads those who want one to take the risk and look outside official channels and go into the Long Grass to find the animal they want. But is it really worth the risk to own a velociraptor as a pet?
The Garden of Mars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2020 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Religious
The Garden of Eden, the Cradle of Life - the place where life is believed to have started on Earth. But, what if life started somewhere else and what if there was a way to return to the beginning?
The Dragons of Winter
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2020 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Sera joins the crew of a privateer who it is rumored has made a pack with the Goddess Kalkiolucue. The Black Witch has a reputation for always being able to make her way safely through the worst weather, but will an early winter and a trip to a place sacred to the Goddess mean the end for the Black Witch and what of Sera?
Cave of Sorrows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2020 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Two archaeologists have a chilling encounter with the past when they visit a former tourist attraction in Colorado.
The Asylum Wall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2020 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A former mental health worker returns to the abandoned asylum she once worked at to lay to rest the ghosts of her past and finds an unexpected welcome from one of those ghosts.
Children of the Goddess
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2020 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
It is said that Alexander the Great took time to honor the customs and culture of the peoples he sought to rule. But did he truly show respect and honor or was it just a political game to the great conqueror? When he comes face to face with the Egyptian Goddess Sehkmet will it be he or his men who will pay for the offense she has taken at his actions?
Tales From the Fluffy Bunny
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 54,870. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2018 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Welcome to the Fluffy Bunny We welcome everyone - especially those with a story to tell. Come in, pull up a seat and enjoy these 17 tales of how a warrior or their weapon earned their name.
Incarceration
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 60,890. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this anthology seventeen authors tell tales of possible future incarceration methods.
Unintended Consequences
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 56,100. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
For every action or decision there is a consequence: sometimes good, sometimes bad.
Chaos Challenged
Series: Chaos Reigns Saga. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,350. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Kyrianna and her friends travel to the Abyss to face Thynitic, the Lady of Chaos, and rescue Brular from her citadel. Kyrianna finds herself being drawn closer to the goddess as she continues to fight her destiny as the Daughter of Chaos.
Midnight Ritual
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Adaria is promised to Leathan, but Harailt is determined to steal her away. His desire for her as well as for power will bind all of them to this world in life, unto death and life again.
Time of the Month
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Looking forward to a little time alone before the full moon, a female warrior is called on to confront a dragon that has been terrorizing a Duke Jucasya's people for several years.
Eternal Escapes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Eternal Escapes Cemetery - a place of eternal rest for some and escape for others. After once you're dead what can come after you?
Omega Shadows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Still trying to convince members of the former Centauri Alliance she can be trusted, Selaynia finds herself kidnapped - apparently by the organization she once worked for - and taken to a new world where members of the group Omega are coming together. An alien intelligence takes an interest in the group -- but just who are they and what do they want with the refugees?
The Road Into Chaos
Series: Chaos Reigns Saga. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 110,380. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
After escaping from Thynitic, Kyrianna and her friends find themselves back on Shokar. All but one—Brular, the priest of Hellavar, who sacrificed his freedom to protect them, is now a prisoner of the Lady of Chaos. They are all sent in different directions as they seek aid in rescuing Brular, but each journey raises new questions as Kyrianna fights her destiny as a Daughter of Chaos.
Chaos Embraced
Series: Chaos Reigns Saga. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,060. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Trapped in a place where they are constantly faced with new opponents and challenges, Kyrianna and her friends, will also have to face the Goddess Thynitic and her Chosen Torliana. Will Kyrianna finally Embrace the Chaos and accept her place as a Daughter of Chaos or will she succeed in renouncing Thynitic forever? And if she does, what will the cost be?
Call of Chaos
Series: Chaos Reigns Saga. Price: Free! Words: 117,540. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
A young half-elf, Kyrianna, finds herself exiled from her home and pursued by an evil goddess.
Wolf Shadows
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
A black ops agent is using Athena Station 12 as a way to defect - but is everything as simple as it appears?
Snipe Hunt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by WolfSinger. Categories: 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
Series: Chaos and Order, Book 3. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by WolfSinger. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
What happens when a small town, rural zombie ends up being sent to Washington DC as a member of Congress.
A Story of Inyodo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Undead
A Roman soldier seeks to gain immortality -- but what will be cost of that immortality?
Wolves of the Comancheria
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
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?
The Gift of All
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
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
Series: Chaos and Order, Book 1. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: 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
Series: Chaos and Order, Book 2. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: 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
Series: Chaos and Order, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: 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
Series: Chaos and Order, Book 4. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
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
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A look at the creation of the Asteroid Belt, and it all begins with a simple game of marbles.
The President's Meow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: 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
Series: Chaos and Order, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Horror » General
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by WolfSinger. Categories: 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by WolfSinger. Categories: 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by WolfSinger. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by WolfSinger. Categories: 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by WolfSinger. Categories: 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.

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