THE DREAM PRINCESSTHE DREAM PRINCESSTHE DREAM PRINCESS2 years ago in Flash Fiction & Vignettes More Like This
Standing before the dark house, Tashia remembered everything her parents had ever told her about the dream realm. Their nightly visits into her dreams were filled with fantastic tales that only the king and queen of the dream world could know. She wished to be with them, but one day she would be Queen, and to rule the dream world, they told her she must first understand the ways of the physical world.
Something was wrong, though. It had been three nights since their last visit and her once wonderful dreams had turned to nightmares.
During one of his rare journeys into the real world, her father had given her two items she would need to gain entrance to the kingdom of dreams – a small key that dangled on a chain around her neck and an enormous ring.
Tashia held the ring behind her back as she slowly crept towards the house. For a moment she thought she saw a large eye lash flutter in a window; then heard a booming female voice.
“Halt child,” the v