Five Sentence Fiction – Faeries

The five sentence fiction word prompt for this week is: Faeries.

Read and enjoy!

 

Michael forced himself to drown out the voices inside his head—voices that kept on telling him that Neverland’s just a fantasy. Happy thoughts, that was the cardinal rule taught to him, to think of happy thoughts. Michael forced himself to step closer to the edge as he pulled a small, glass vial from his pocket. He pulled open the stopper and poured the vial’s contents all over his body—the second most important rule was to have faerie dust. Michael thought it was time—he smiled and closed his eyes, thought hard of Neverland, and jumped over the edge.