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So I seeded the sky with story bubbles, and a cloud burst with words this morning. I woke up, and while I was lying in bed, a scene unfolded in my brain. Word for word. I figured I should probably get up and write it down before it evaporated. Below is an intro to my newest story. It’s going to be a serialized fiction, and the first part is The Skyland. If you like, then let me know. If you hate it, then let me know. Any feedback is appreciated. And remember, this is just a quick first draft to introduce the concept. Not sure that this scene will make the book as is. Plus, I’m still working on characters, story arcs, and the outline. I hope you enjoy!
My brother and I snuck up to the roof of our building to watch the storm. It wasn’t the tallest by far. Next door towered nearly twice as high. But it didn’t matter. Every structure had just about the same view. After all, we lived on an island in the sky. Affectionately referred to by a mash up of the two words, and called the Skyland. Continue reading