The Eye Society

2072 Aria (3) It is early June. Only twelve days of spring remain before summer will start. Aria loves to watch the change of season. It’s one of her favourite e-experiences. Her heart races each time she watches the leaves fall in autumn, or the sun rise in an early summer morning, not to mention … Continue reading The Eye Society

The Eye Society

2072 Aria (2) Unlike the post-room door – which is always closed but unlocked – the door that leads to the parking-room can only be opened after authorisation. Aria checks if her helmet is properly zipped to her Anti-Pollution Suit before directing her face toward the Eye+ reader on the wall. No one else’s Eye+ … Continue reading The Eye Society

The Eye Society

2072 Aria (1) Aria’s parents are standing by the door, waiting for her daughter to disappear into the tunnel, while silent tears cross their cheeks. It’s rare to see them awake, reacting to real feelings, instead of being lost in that virtual world they love so much. That image breaks Aria’s heart. She loves her … Continue reading The Eye Society

The Eye Society

In exactly fifty years, Aria is going to leave her house for the first time. She is getting married to Joshua and she's moving from her family home to her future husband's house. That's why she's allowed to go outside. there are no many other reasons that would permit her to leave. Climate change has … Continue reading The Eye Society

Lost in Migration

I used to know this place. I used to know these people. I still remember the afternoons sitting by the sea, smoking and chatting, the dinners together, the road trips. Yet I feel like I don’t belong here. Who am I? Who have I become? ©Brooxy Moon

In Bloom

Here I am, Look at me While I blossom. * A spring feast is happening, Silently, Within me. Can you see it? * A dead tree I was, And now, Look at me, I am in bloom. *** ©Brooxy Moon

Happiness

Happiness lays in the little moments of joy that life offers us. Happiness lays in the freedom to enjoy those moments without the fear that something bad is going to happen if we do. And who can give us that freedom if not ourselves? Happiness is scary. The fact that it might end is scary … Continue reading Happiness

After The Storm

The sun breaks through the clouds, Right there, Where the sky meets the sea, And all of a sudden The world is bright again *** ©Brooxy Moon

Behind The Novel

The Origin Of The Eye Society Picture from canva.com Have you ever experienced the urgency to write something down because within yourself you felt like it could be the only way to solve a problem? I have. It all happened on a Friday, during a march for the climate organised by Fridays for Future. I … Continue reading Behind The Novel

Nature is…

We humans have spent our existence trying to find a God, thinking that would help us understanding the reason for our lives. We created religions that instead of making us come together, tear us apart. We haven’t even noticed that God is actually within us, within all the things that surround us. God is Nature, … Continue reading Nature is…

Life Has Just Begun

Lost in a nightmare, it’s hard to escape * It’s just a dream, I say Open your eyes and run away * Here’s the sun, The morning has finally come And life has just begun. * ©Brooxy Moon

May you be

May you be the yellow leaf on the ground fallen under the intensity of its long existence Rather than the green leaf strogly attached to the tree abruptly ripped by the storm. © Brooxy Moon

Through the lens

The things we say are the reflection of our own perspective. It happens the same with the stories we tell. When we write, we are simply inviting people to look at the world through our lens. At the end of the day we all see things in different ways, but by listening and reading we … Continue reading Through the lens

Darkness

I fall into deep dark I gasp for freedom * Far looks the light But I climb Walls made of slippery charcoal * My muscles hurt I feel the pain in my hands And yet I climb Walls made of slippery charcoal * Closer is now the light Heavy is though my head I may … Continue reading Darkness

Life

At the end of the day We're all filling blank pages. We're all writing our own book. © Brooxy Moon

Joshua

The Eye Society Aria and Joshua had known each other for a year now. They had met at the E-footballers Award the year before. Aria was there with her family, because of her father: Adam Adams, one of the best amateur e-footballers of all times. Adams had never missed an E-F Award, and neither had … Continue reading Joshua

Gloria

The Eye Society Gloria liked gossiping with the girls – that was why her visits always took so long. Even though she wasn’t sure that the love story between Michael and Diana was true, she joined that conversation as if it was the only thing she cared about. Gloria, clearly, suspected it was all a … Continue reading Gloria

Brian

The Eye Society Reading Ali’s name on the accident report had brought so many memories back to him. Ali Dawn, it could have been a namesake, but Brian somehow knew it wasn’t. That was why he decided to walk the airdriver to the aircar. Of course, One would have been fitter for the purpose, any … Continue reading Brian