Building Fantasies: Chapter 3“0 matches found” blinked on the screen. Melcandy’s expression grew hopeless as she rubbed her tired eyes. She sat down and lowered her face into her hands.“Melcandy, this was only the first stop. The search isn’t over.” Telly reassured her.“I know.” she answered.She started her breakfast of cereal, milk, and a strange fruit shaped liked the letter T that she found on her journeys. Her bowl and food sat across from a framed photograph. It was a photograph of her husband, Jearis. She couldn’t smile at it today. The stress from his absence was being to show. “After breakfast let’s prepare to go. Well, after I say bye to that kid. Might as well do that.”A new song played from a laptop on a desk in 90’s Kid’s room. He paced around. A Pop Tart hung from his mouth. Like a doctor writing a prescription by gunpoint, he wrote quickly on his notepad. It was filled with chicken scratch and crossed out words, b
Building Fantasies Chapter 2“This is the ship Bulk n’ Skull. Do you read me, uh, dude?” said a perplexed Melcandy as she looked at her screen. She noticed his backwards cap and sunglasses and his loose fitting plaid shirt on top of a tee shirt. I guess they dress similar to back home here, she thought.90’s Kid noticed her open jumpsuit and tank top and the strange necklace that hung from her neck. Her long bangs that she swiped to her sides and her messy ponytail. I guess they cosplay Portal in space there, he thought. “This is 90’s Kid and what you see is what you get!”“I am a traveler looking for info about this place. What planet is this?” She asked in an attempt to sound professional.“Earth! A Bodacious planet with babes, Sega and Rob Liefeld!” 90’s Kid shouted. Melcandy immediately thought to herself that of all the people and channels to hail, she found the village idiot spaceship. “Are you an alien?” he asked her.