• the_novel_idealist

12th April - 15 Minute Fiction Friday

It might have been the sunlight that did it, that woke her, peering out from behind the planet, shedding light upon… devastation.

Her eyes widened at the scene ahead, calamity, but what was worse was the unnerving silence, nothing but the steadily increasing rapidity of her own shallow breathing beneath the helmet.

She frantically moved towards her right side, desperately searching for the tracker to send her distress signal, noticing in terror as she did so that she was floating further and further from the debris.

There she saw it, floating out of reach, as she continued further towards nothing.