Posts Tagged: lost
You must be Julia, said Beth. Of course she is, said Gaia. Julia kept drawing. We were waiting for you since this morning. She gestured towards the boy and the girl with the dark marks around their eyes. We’ll sit
Welcome home, said the Automaton. Kristen, Gaia’s mom, had left a spinach and ricotta tart in the oven and a note. I’ll be home late. Lots of kisses, Kristen.
Julia and Gaia followed a girl with a hat on a platform suspended above the water. The propellers’ noise was carried away by the wind.
Gaia knelt on the stone and opened her hands on the surface of the water. Corals waved below her. Gaia plunged her hands into the water, stopping just shy of the animals. Julia watched the corals wax and wane