Alicia: I'm Not in Canada anymoreMature

Character: Alicia Callaghan

Age: 16

Powers: None yet, just entered

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My fingers tapped the keys lightly, words appearing and mingling on my screen to create stories. Millions of stories to read, write, everything. Writing was my passion, almost like air. I needed it. I looked up at the screen, the familiar green accents of the Protagonize webpage felt like home. I titled my chapter, scrolled down the screen and hit the Publish button. Staring at the screen, I felt a tug in my stomach. I look down and realized my stomach was pixelating and disappearing.

"Woah!" I whispered staring. Suddenly, I felt a tug in my entire body and then I wasn't sitting in front of my laptop anymore. Oh crap! I thought. I shut my eyes, figuring I'd dosed off, even though it was extremely unlikely. When I opened them, I was standing in a large white room, huge plasma TV screens everywhere with computer screens on them. There were games, movies, all sorts of things. People yelled and moved hurriedly all over the room. I stood in the middle, staring as mythical characters, knights, movie stars and other people pushed me through the crowd. Looking up, I saw a large neon sign.

The Internet Welcomes You!

The internet? Oh my gosh! I gaped at the sign. That couldn't be right! I heard gunshots and ducked reflexively, but I was the only one who seemed to have noticed them. Then, the tug in my stomach again. I was going to be shot somewhere else, I knew it. I didn't close my eyes in time, and when I finally hit solid ground again, my stomach was doing flips. Who knew you could get motion sickness from the internet!? I looked up, grabbing at the brick wall beside me, and saw two men who looked humanoid.

"Where am I?" I asked them, stumbling over as my head spun from the motion sickness.

The End

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