Excerpt Title #1: Oh Wait, Which One? Thornfield was in ruins. The vestiges took over any essence of the surrounding relics that Jane herself once encountered. Her furtive master once resided here from time to time, haughty, and while some would say impertinent, Mr. Rochester was more incisive. Ah, she had found herself here in the … Continue reading Jane Eyre. Alternate Universe Excerpts.
Chapter 4. (A Sign) The immortality of a moment severed Diane’s hands. The book rubbed against the skin of her palms, pushing its carved edges, corners sharp and emaciated. Blankly, the book held itself together just as the years before. The first few pages were deemed discreet in the aspects of describing this occurrence, the … Continue reading Among the Arisen. Chapter IV.
Chapter 3. (The Book) The second woman glanced down slightly, while a noise scattered in the distance, “I never meant for this to happen–never was my intention to do that. However, you have only yourself to blame if you think I coerced you here.” “I… I don’t care. If it weren’t for you, this wouldn’t … Continue reading Among the Arisen. Chapter III.
Chapter 2. (I Told You Not To Go). Twenty Years Earlier It was the evening of the official Winter break before Diane would be prepping to return home from college. She rented an apartment near the campus, a five-minute drive approximately, opting out of the option of sharing a dorm with roommates. Things were going … Continue reading Among the Arisen. Chapter II.
Chapter 1. (It's Been Years). Synopsis: The darkened path that becomes is not without a price tag. How much can one take before it gets too much--before it consumes them into their entirety? When Diane discovers that she has a supernatural ability (or not...), her life takes everyone into a turn for the worst. Diane … Continue reading Among the Arisen. Chapter I and Prelude.