Fifth of my “Weekly Challenge” stories!
In this one I play with some post-Apocalyptic tropes. I wanted to write from the perspective of a guy who doesn’t automatically know exactly how and why his world changed–because frankly it bugs me when I read a story in which people do. Generally they wouldn’t, would they? They only see what happens right next to them. Unless they’re on Twitter, of course.
So Thomas Carruthers knows he’s in a tough spot, but he has no idea just how bad his position truly is…
How to get it: