DreamsThe wind swirls around me as I go farther and father into the crystal blue sky. My hair, moving like water, whips gently cross my face. I feel my arms spreading out wide, trying to catch the breeze under my wings. That right, wings. Elegant, soft, pure white wings with the wingspan of about five feet. I'm getting higher and higher. Soaring above the earth, floating above the clouds. It's so peaceful up hereso far away from the problems below
That's when I woke, as always, just when I get to the clouds. I never seem to get beyond that. I looked out the window, the early morning sun shined through, lighting up my room. "Humph I don't want to get up." I laid back down and put the pillow on my head. "Now, now, it's time to wake, Kysa-sii." There was a light jumping sound, and I felt the small footsteps of Tak, my familiar, prodding me awake, "You do know what today is don't you?" I threw the pillow to the ground and picked myself up, "Yes, I know what today is
HeroThe first time I heard "Hero" by Skillet, I was at David's apartment, sprawled on the bed next to him. My head laid on his chest; his breathing was smooth and deep. It's been a couple of days since I showed up at his door, wet and pathetic looking. At least that's how I thought I looked, but not to David. No. To him, I was a lost puppy who finally made her way back home. Now that I think about it, when was the last time I saw him?
I'm not quite sureall I know is that I'm safe, here in his arms, surrounded by his warmth. I never had to be scared or frightened in front of him. "Mhmm " I looked up as David moved in his sleep, huddling closer to me as if to protect me. As he stirred, his right arm draped over me and pulled me closer to him, "Sara " I smiled as I felt my cheeks turn red. Friends since middle school, I noticed how over the years, he became increasingly shy around mehow he blundered when he talked to me; how he