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EP Flash: Virus

By Greg van Eekhout.
Read by Deborah Green.
All stories by Greg van Eekhout
All stories read by Deborah Green

Drawn by the sound of the propellers, the lunchtime crowd looked to the sky. An airship passed over the skyscrapers, plumes of black, virus-laden smoke spewing behind it. Traffic below stopped. People paused on the sidewalks and watched the cloud sink slowly towards them.

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  1. PaulJ says:

    Short but effective. Almost a vignette. (Makes me want to submit a really short one of my own that might fit….)

  2. JesseWillis says:

    Do it Paul!

    BTW thanks for the plug on your most recent podcast. 🙂

  3. Karina says:

    Very surprising, very good. Love this podcast, have gone from ‘curious’ to ‘rabid fan’ in a matter of days. Yes, will donate 😉

  4. SFEley says:

    Thanks, Karina! Very glad you’re enjoying it.

  5. Lots of visual cues make this very easy to imagine. Could use a little more stylistic spice. Interesting idea.

  6. scatterbrain says:

    How he got all that in 1:30 seconds I only wish I knew the secret of.