The kings and queens were satisfied ruling in their large palaces. They thought, falsely, that their people loved them. The people were struggling to scrape by with their poverty and their oppression. But the Forest glowed beyond the fields and villages. The Forest that was the only thing the nobles feared.
For it's powers and it's magic did not belong to them.
But the young woman with the dark hair and eyes, as much as the prince wanted her, she belonged to the Forest. And she would use the powers it gave her.
This is the life of Ruby. She was born in 2020 and will live her life through the climate changes we all have been warned about.Read about how she deals with it, and how she fights for happiness and trying to still be optimistic.Will she survive? What will her world look like?
This is for the young people who constantly have to hear older generations say, "Well, I won't be alive for that," or "This is your problem now," or "Your generation is going to have to fix it."
I don't know the answer, but I live in the questions. Keep asking.
Tread lightly like a rogue, have curiosity like a diplomat, speak loud like royalty, study like a wizard, and keep one eye on the distance like an archer.
And for Earth's sake, vote if you can.
Never let anyone convince you that this isn't your world too.
Welcome to Esûne. Thank you for reading.