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Christmas Comp Sub 6 First Christmas
Adric's eyes snapped open. His blurry gaze could not lock onto anything in the pitch blackness of his bedroom. But an encompassing sound drew him from his sleep. It was a loud and very familiar groaning noise. He was sure it was being produced by the TARDIS. The sound occurred only twice in flight: during materialization and dematerialization sequences.
In his mind Adric counted each time he heard the noise in the last two hours. This time he was sure the TARDIS had materialized (landed). But why had it landed? Why did it keep landing and taking off repeatedly? Shifting position on his bed, he considered his queries. He decided a better question was why the Doctor was landing and taking off again and again?
Pushing back the blankets, Adric sat up. His bare feet hit the cool tile floor of his bedroom. He squinted in the darkness as he rotated his stiff shoulders. Only the fabric of his jim-jams rustling filled the darkened void for a few
a dangerous hallucinationThe light coming through the window was bright,
much too bright.
Even though my eyes were closed
I could see it-
The skin of my arms prickled,
sweat dripped from my brow.
It was two in the afternoon but…
the sun was setting
through the window facing east.
I should have seen the hutch,
shelves lined with bone china
decorated with delicate leaves and vines.
I was so thirsty
and reaching for cups that should have been there.
Instead I found a billboard of butterflies,
the colors raging
more than any rainbow
I'd ever seen.
Their wings fluttered and flashed
yet somehow they moved in slow motion.
I wanted to stand,
wanted to reach out and touch them but…
I couldn't move,
and yet I laughed
ignoring my dry mouth
and the tingling in my feet.
There was a tempest
on the rise
and in my blood.
A sugar rush disguised
as a riot of butterflies
and they were swarming me.
There was a small vial
of insulin in my pocket
that I nev
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