In Ashes, you follow the story of one girl, Alex. Along her journey, she meets many new people and learns many new pieces of information. After an electromagnetic pulse goes off, Alex is left to fend for herself and another little girl who has been left alone. They begin a quest to find civilization and go through many hardships and challenges. In the course of their adventure, they meet other people who have survived the pulse and they journey on for their life. Throughout the story, you can feel the physical sufferings and pain that the characters experience. Ashes is a story of survival, new understandings and love.