Tansy Undercrypt
Author, Illustrator, Purveyor of Doom & Whimsy

Diary Pages: L. Frank Baum

July 9th 2017 in Microfiction

The real world should be just a touch stone – a place you return to when you’re spent from defying it (when you’re tired from conjuring dreams and need to rest).
Pause and replenish yourself, then depart as soon as you can (back into the imagination).
I feel that I need to warn my children (and, perhaps, children everywhere) not to tarry too long here and take things too seriously. 
There is danger hiding in the overly familiar, in what you accept without question as your life.

The real world wants to take your magic to relieve its endless tedium.
The real world wants your soul.

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