The Wishing Map 30

Have you ever changed (for good or for bad) without noticing, and only later realized that you’ve ceased to be the person you were?

Mitch Teemley

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Note: To read The Wishing Mapfrom the beginning, click here.

The Wishing Map

Chapter Eight: Liulah (Continued)

Previously: Trapped in a cloud by Liulah, a cloud shepherd, Zack slowly began to forget about his mission to save his sister.

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More and more Zack’s body seemed to bounce back on its own. Eventually, as they walked, his feet completely ceased sinking into the cloud chamber floor. Still, he weighed more than a sylph. That was what Liulah and her kin were, sylphs, or as they were more commonly called by groundlings, cloud shepherds.

Liulah chattered on as Zack, finally abandoning all attempts at escape, settled into posing FAQs: “Everything looks the same. How can you tell where you’re—“

“Only at first. We’re going to my favorite watching spot.”

“’Watching spot?’”

“For watching the ground, silly!”

Almost from the moment Liulah pulled him into her cloud, Zack noticed…

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About mitchteemley

Writer, Filmmaker, Humorist, Thinker-about-stuffer
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