Pokeuman PULSE Chapter 1: A Single Step
It all started when my hair turned green.
Now, I’m going to be totally honest: I have a rather meh feeling toward the pokemon franchise. On the one hand, great lore, lovely mechanics, and the art’s pretty good too. On the other... well, you’re kidnapping various random critters and brainwashing them to be your loyal gladiators. Not the best impression, savvy?
So when I woke up that morning, staring out my window at the streetlight of pre-down Texas, I did not immediately think how strange it was my dream involved alien gladiators. Because, all in all, my dreams are incredibly freaky. And mildly lucid. Kinda.
No, what I was thinking was something more along the lines of “What time is it...? Oh, no, I woke up before the alarm again... Ugh, I’m not going to get back to sleep am I?”
Except I don’t think in sentences. Really, who does? Translation convention, I tell you.
Anywho, woke up, stretched, climbed out of bed, turned off the alarm, fl