A Bedtime Story for MoonOnce upon a time,More Like This
...there was a young girl who lived in a little white house on the edge of a little green wood. It was the end of summer and the days were long and warm and golden. On one particularly drowsy afternoon the young girl fell asleep while the sun was still high in the sky - and she had a dream.
The girl found herself in the little green wood by her house, but it was unfamiliar. It was cool under the leaves and the whole world was perfectly still. As she walked, the girl began to realize that it couldn't be her little wood because it kept going for far too long. She wandered until the sun set and the moon rose. And again, as she rested, the young girl realized that it couldn't be her sky because there were far too many stars. But the wood was peaceful and the moss soft and springy and she soon fell asleep.
She awoke, and it was again afternoon in the wood that were not her wood under the sky that was not her sky. She didn't find that she was hungry so she kept on wan