Author: judydawn

  • Enigma

    In this new land, mysteries abounded. Amelia wandered, her eyes catching sight of strange, glowing symbols etched into rocks. She reached out, tracing the lines with her fingertips. They pulsed with energy, humming a soft tune. “Who carved these?” she wondered aloud. The enigma of the symbols gnawed at her. She felt a presence watching…

  • Oracle

    Everyone in her town called her an Oracle but she couldn’t go that far. Putting a box around her skill didn’t fit right. Even though people needed something to help explain things she said and did, she didn’t believe everything on this world needed a category.

  • Abyss

    She had a dream that an abyss waited outside her bedroom window. She stared out of it like she considered the stars in a night sky. A wave of wonder and imagination coursed through her mind. What could she discover if she took the leap? One day, she promised.

  • Abyss

    She had a dream that an abyss waited outside her bedroom window. She stared out of it like she considered the stars in a night sky. A wave of wonder and imagination coursed through her mind. What could she discover if she took the leap? One day, she promised.

  • Abyss

    She had a dream that an abyss waited outside her bedroom window. She stared out of it like she considered the stars in a night sky. A wave of wonder and imagination coursed through her mind. What could she discover if she took the leap? One day, she promised.

  • His Name Was Kai

    A pulsating throng of spectators lined the streets, their eager eyes fixated on the competitors speeding through the intricate course. The name of the game was simple: win the bike race. In the midst of the chaotic peloton, Kai stood out, his determination etched into the lines of his face. Kai leaned forward on his…

  • Beyond Earth

    John inhaled crisp air from the unfamiliar planet, his first trip beyond Earth. The sky shimmered with lavender and gold, while gentle breezes carried the sweet perfume of unknown flowers. The foreign atmosphere triggered an unexpected cough. Mark, his friend, chuckled. “Not used to the clean air?” he teased, eyes gleaming with amusement. The years…

  • Origin Story

    It all started with a conversation over coffee in the year 2022.  He asked, “What’s next?” She answered, “Well, you’ve always wanted to work while traveling. This might be the time.” He was the one who needed an office until Covid stripped the land of all known routines in the workspace. Talk about shaking up…

  • Christmas Candles

    Bristal mixed a special blend of fragrance and wax in her melting pot. She made Christmas Candles annually and sold them in commercial markets. But her favorite distribution venue was local farmer’s markets. She needed more candles for the next stop. Ready for market day, Bristal arrived bright and early, setting up her booth and…

  • A New View

    I had decided to get new windows installed to improve the energy efficiency of my home, but I hadn’t anticipated how disruptive the installation process would be to my workday. Three people had arrived for the installation, two men and a woman. The woman stood out with a tattoo over her eyebrow and a brunette…