38. The Way the Light Bends and the Darkness Falls

July 24th, 2017 § 0 comments § permalink

Chapter thirty-eight of Unknown North, a novel that will be published chapter-by-chapter until it’s done. All chapters so far: Unknown North.

Sophie just walked right through the lightfall as the rest of them stood discussing who should go first. They heard her squeal and giggle like a child at play in a warm bath, then her voice floated ethereally to them: “It tickles!”

“Sophie!” Luci cried, panicked despite what she’d heard.

Mouse grabbed her arm to stop her from bursting headlong into the lightfall, but she pulled free and took another step, stopping only when Carlos quietly said, “I don’t like the way the light bends.” » Read the rest of this entry «