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30 September 2013 @ 10:17 am
Truly Outrageous!  
 Last night I dreamed I was a space rock star. I had a sleek, silver space shuttle and a lovable group of misfits that I collected to make up my band. There was an androgynous J-Pop star, a German Death-Metal lady (they had a romance sub-plot), an android made of glowing blue nanobots who was trying to understand the connection between math, music, and love (guess who I had a romance sub-plot with), an adorable Latina urchin girl who was an undocumented immigrant - lots of hijinks around sneaking her aboard my shuttle, because once she was on the shuttle, it was considered inter-galactic space-space, and she couldn't be deported. Rounding out the group was my shady agent/manager, who knew how to get awesome stuff done on the cheap. He was either Kenyan or Nigerian. That confusion was a plot point for some reason, but I can't recall what the reason was.

We flew around a lot in my spiffy shuttle, though I was not a very good pilot. We caused a lot of chaos that seemed to be a problem at first, but it ended up improving people's days -- like when I crash-flew my shuttle through the space-port, which caused it to close down and give everyone a much-needed day off.

I don't recall that my space rock band ever got around to playing any music. And I have no clue why my brain decided to dream in the genre of Saturday Morning Cartoon.
Current Mood: amusedOutrageous. Truly!
Swan Tower: Puss in Bootsswan_tower on October 1st, 2013 01:40 am (UTC)
So you'll have a draft of the resulting short story for me to read in, oh, November? :-)
Averytooth_and_claw on October 1st, 2013 03:47 pm (UTC)
I better see this in your novel draft idea folder.

Edit: Ha, didn't even see Bryn's comment before I posted mine.

Edited at 2013-10-01 03:47 pm (UTC)
Lauren K. Moodyanthimerian on October 5th, 2013 08:56 am (UTC)
No matter what the reason, that is a pretty awesome dream! And I would watch the heck out of that cartoon.