PrologueThere once was an adventurous little girl. She was curious and had a fire in her heart, yet she was raised by a strict mother to become the perfect child; sweet, docile, obedient… It was all she knew, so she thought that that was how all young ladies and gentlemen were forced to behave. She shoved her curiosity and passion into a metaphorical box and did as she was told.
The girl was called Emily Jane Charlotte-Lesterson. Emily was rather small and had well kept golden blonde curls that framed a heart shaped face with chubby cheeks and freckles. Her eyes were a fierce green and she had a way of smiling that made her look mischievous; of course, her mother found a way to make her smile like a nice, normal child.
Emily was no more than six years old and her family comprised of her mother, Elizabeth Abigail, her two year old baby sister, Adeline-Grace Cherish, and herself. Her father had run off with a much younger French woman almost immediately following Adeline-Grace's birth. Adeline-G
Hey, Do You Want To Know A Secret? (Chapter One)Hey, do you want to know a secret? I'll tell only you. I hear voices… They talk to me… There are a lot of them, but I don't mind… I'm extremely shy, so it's good to have someone to talk to. I can tell you about them; about my friends.
There's a girl named Zadie… She's brilliant, really. And a boy named Moah who is a student of the arts. Moah loves anything artistic; drawing, painting, music, writing, fashion… all of it interests Moah. Then there's Hawthorne, a boy who is quite cynical and pessimistic; despite this, he can be quite pleasant at times. Mayda is a girl who gets along with Hawthorne pretty well, which isn't surprising considering they share the belief that sarcasm is a way of life. Mayda is also very mature and a bit of a bad influence. I love her all the same.
Sometimes my friends visit me in my dreams. Zadie, Moah, Hawthorne, and Mayda talk to me often during the day, but I can't see them. That's where my dreams come in; the four of them come to interact with me li