Chapter 1 - Fire Girl
I’m so tired. I always get a full night sleep but somehow I’m always so tired. The worst thing about it is the people who nag at you ‘You should go to bed earlier!’
Yeah, I realize that, but as soon as I close my eyes the movies begin to play. Vast colourful worlds full of people and places I can’t even remember. Worlds with towns hugh upside down, their houses carved from stalactites with people as willowy as twigs inside. Deep underground magma rivers with charred creatures with endless layers of skin swimming in them, I could go on forever.
While the worlds I visit themselves were always different they always had the same effect, I was exhausted. Waking up always involved 6 alarms and a coffee. Even after working at my office job for 3 years now I felt the same burning sensation behind my eyes.
I woke to my final alarm to meet the merciless world, dry eyed and bushy tailed. I rolled out of my bed and began to get ready for the day,