This piece is part of an ongoing series of hypertext poetry that I've been writing as part of the fortnightly fiction jam. Each of the pieces are being made in Twine, and are about different aspects of mystic experience and practice. It was originally posted to https://ceciltheawesome.itch.io/by-the-fire.
Cyril is a game designer, hypertext writer, and interactive narrative researcher, and most of his creative work is inspired by his practice in mysticism. Cyril has a master's degree in computational media from UC Santa Cruz, and is currently teaching in the CS department at Tennessee Tech University.