We fall silent after that. I look sideways at the Dreamer, who stares at the dream-moon of this memory landscape. This is all very real to him, in a way that makes one doubt the antiquity of the events. I walk closer to the phantasm of the ancient Bungisngis. Nothing much can be divined of… Continue reading An Adult Conversation
I am being frozen in place. A single image pulses in my head, and try as I might, I am too tired to escape its gravity. My wandering mind tries to grasp at something new, something different, but I am too tired or constrained, and whatever I scramble for, the thought soon falls into a… Continue reading Crossing the Abyss
The demonstration of this grisly art is quickly finished and you are left contemplating on what to do next. Bungisgan, on the other hand starts to organize the expedition towards Saur at best possible speed. You are again struck by his ability to organize things, besides his obvious ailments. Perhaps his ability to function is… Continue reading Observation, realization, misinformation?
I feel the malevolent cognition behind the impenetrable darkness as a constricting pressure, akin to a nightmare of breathless paralysis. As I shy away from the Anti-Dream, I have to wonder – is the Dreamer so mighty as to not feel it, or so confident he cares not? Either way, I wish to escape the… Continue reading The Promise
Sleep is an easy target that evening. Your new sleeping arrangements bring comfort and warmth that you were sorely lacking the night before. The last thing running through your head before slumber is a fear that you will sleep too long and miss the moonrise. You arrive from nowhere but rather become conscious of your… Continue reading Dreamers and Rowers
The following morning opens crisp and cool, yet peering at the sea next to Saur Rock reveals a heavy fog that blurs all details to a grey haze. Come to think of it the landscape kind of reminded the one that you arrived at. No wonder the fishermen you talked earlier gave you only vague… Continue reading A Riddler in the Moonlight