Nightmare: Chapter 1 Blog Archive on January 16, 2010, 15:25

by Findabhair Blacksgote, age 14

Fiala Jaeggar narrowed her eyes and turned her face to the wind. She was high in an alpine meadow, full of wild flowers. The breeze picked up her tresses of dark brown curls, begging them to come fly with the wind. Fiala shaded her eyes with both hands and peered across to the next field, listening to the birds singing.

A shiny blue-black thing had alighted in the far meadow. It was far too big for a bird, and no bird Fiala had heard of was metallic black.

She hesitated. Walking up to an unidentified giant black creature wasn’t very