"'What was it like when you went through the portal, young lady? What did you see? What did you feel?'
Her eyes became distant as she remembered. 'It was cold, dark, and strange,' Tabby explained, 'like I just woke up from a nap, like time passed without me knowing.'"
"The Paradox," Chapter 22 of my illustrated online novel "Rema" is up at the blog: [link]
I've been posting this novel as a way to get myself to illustrate the whole thing -- all 45 chapters of it! After writing it for all of five years adding drawings was intimidating. However, I'm one chapter away from reaching the half-way point and couldn't be more excited. The second half of the book is my pride and joy. I can't wait!