Table of Contents
- Chapter 1 – Awakening (Lee)
- Chapter 2 – Lucid (Anna)
- Chapter 3 – Coming Soon
Chapter 2 – Lucid
Sometimes, I have dreams where I am swimming in the ocean. Surrounded by unseen aquatic creatures.
I am invisible.
From the depths, a huge mass surges towards me.
Panicked, I try to swim away until the snout of a very large creature nuzzles me, helping to push me up to the surface. Its fin gingerly cradling me until I burst through the liquid sky, diamond droplets, shimmering, so dazzling in the setting sun.
I soar, my eyes closed, my body weightless, cold air buffeting my rosey cheeks. I am one with everything.
I open my eyes to billowing fluffy clouds, and I float further and further. The idea of flying doesn’t frighten me, in fact, it feels ever so natural. The white puffs adorn a veil upon my body.
A loud crack splits the sky asunder. A chasm emerges and my world goes spiraling, like watercolor paints being washed down a drain.
Sinking into the sky, I turn myself about–crawling, clawing as my surroundings begin to shrink.
I am helpless to fight against the torrent.
Just as I am about to be swallowed whole, my mind clears and there is only a singular feeling–
“I want to live!”
But, it’s too late. I’m already gone…