Today's form was a Bug-type, but of course as usual I wasn't told what exactly it was in the glowing stone. I would have to find out through good old-fashioned practical testing.
It started with a jolt, as I felt myself lose a couple inches. Not a lot of bug types were bigger than a human, so it made sense to me I would be shrinking.
They did vary in size though, so it was a question of how much I would be shrinking by.
The next clue was the hardening of my skin into a purple carapace, starting from my wrists and spreading down my arms, heading towards my body.
At the same time, my hands were bunching up, fingers melding together into a mass of white. They reformed into white orbs, with a smaller round protrusion on top of them.
As the carapace reached my body, it changed dramatically in color, from purple to a creamy yellow.
My body started to swell and round out, pushing the hardening carapace out, causing four seams to crack in the otherwise smooth yellow shell I was being encased i