A PHP Error was encountered

Severity: Notice

Message: session_start(): Server 216.70.100.53 (tcp 11211) failed with: Connection refused (111)

Filename: cowbird/session_helper.php

Line Number: 18

FLYING!!! by Deniz Dutton
 

Forgot your password?

We just sent you an email, containing instructions for how to reset your password.

Sign in

  • Yesternight, I was greeted by a feeling I havn't had in a long time.

    Well, not a feeling, but a confusing, glorious dream.

    I was flying again! There's just nothing like it. In detail, I was sneaking through a spooky, gloomy dark victorian mansion and then I crashed through a huge stain glass window and was flying! Flapping my arms like a maniac and then soaring over payson road. The thing is, I used to be able to get in the air with hardly any effort, and now my arms strain and I rise slowly and laboriously. But still I soar. For a while, I've been having black hole, heavy dreams that I couldn't remember when I woke up. It must have been something troubling me. But it's gone now, and i'm glad flight hasn't left me.

    So, so, glad.

    They say your flying dreams disappear as an adult. Well, I sure hope not. Mine are getting much less common. I'm sure that the one that came to me yesterday shows that if I were a bird with a stone on my back, the stone is lifted. The burden is gone. And I will not have to kiss the sky goodbye just yet.





    note: Please tell about your flying dreams, even if it's been a while since you've last been in the air.
    • Share

    Connected stories:

About

Collections let you gather your favorite stories into shareable groups.

To collect stories, please become a Citizen.

    Copy and paste this embed code into your web page:

    px wide
    px tall
    Send this story to a friend:
    Would you like to send another?

      To retell stories, please .

        Sprouting stories lets you respond with a story of your own — like telling stories ’round a campfire.

        To sprout stories, please .

            Better browser, please.

            To view Cowbird, please use the latest version of Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Opera, or Internet Explorer.