A BROOKLYN STORY
BY LILLY ROSEMARY
A former ballerina finds out that she is the main character in the world’s largest Alternate Reality Game (ARG); now, the only way out is through
Browsing a subreddit, Jessica stumbles into an ongoing ARG and discovers that she is the main character.
After a hit and run, Jessica is no longer able to dance. Suffering from migraines, she reenters the world, hoping for a new path. Discovering new things and great friends, Jessica seems to be dealing with life off the stage well. Until she finds a link to a subreddit forum where there has been a global ARG going on for the last eight years, and she has been the main character. Unable to tell players from friends real from fake, she starts to come undone.
A former ballet dancer who was well on her way to being Prima was involved in a hit and run, and her whole life changed.
After her accident, bright lights give her crippling migraines. Even though she is still able to dance, the lights of the stage prevent her from performing. Having her dreams cut short, Jessica has to reenter society and find her new purpose. After getting a great job, a loving boyfriend, and a group of friends that would do anything for her, she uncovers an Alternate Reality Game that has been manipulating every aspect of her life for the last eight years. Now she has to discover what is real and what is just the game.
JESSICA MEADOWS, 26