Closing the Distance – StormWeaver #34

I hear only my breathing; in, out, and a drip, hollow and gloppy. More of this stuff I’ve landed in? “Chloe?” The amber light shimmers iridescent  on the surface of the puddle. “Chloe?” I call again.   I see the faintest pin prick of color down a long tunnel. I think it’s a tunnel or … Continue reading Closing the Distance – StormWeaver #34

Wherever We Land – StormWeaver #33

“I expect we’ll land in water,” I say as we fall with our hands clasped together. I don’t know how it happened that we are so joined, but I will not be the one to let go. Her hand is warm in mine and truth be told I’m terrified to reach our destination alone. We … Continue reading Wherever We Land – StormWeaver #33

Double Jeopardy – StormWeaver #32

I sift through the stringy pond weed, silky mud slipping through my hands. “They’re gone.” My voice cracks. I didn’t know I was attached. Chloe snickers. She crouches next to me. “No silly, I have them.” She opens her hand to show four more colored pebbles. All is not lost. “Give them over,” I say. … Continue reading Double Jeopardy – StormWeaver #32