September 30, 2021, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story uses the phrase, “across the water.” It can be any body of water distant or close. Who (or what) is crossing the water and why? Go where the prompt leads!
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Theory of … “Species x”
It’s dangerous across the water, don’t go to land.
No it’s not. I have practised, I can breath on ground too, it isn’t dangerous.
What if it is?
I’ll survive, we fight monsters everyday undersea, our next level of survival is going to be on land.
You are going to die.
No, you are.
Across the water, it discovered itself. It took different forms, it faced hell and heaven. Today, it took a form of Human, you, me, and everyone around us, is because of that species, challenged itself to change the world.
Theories are not stories, isn’t it?