Here’s this month’s attempt at micro fiction! My goal is to effectively convey an image or idea with very few words. Fun, but quite challenging! Hope you enjoy!
“Victory, together, no matter the cost! Venerate, protect, our supreme overlord!”
Why am I shouting?
Left, left, left, right, left.
I can’t stop marching!
Edward awoke, upright, moving, surrounded by soldiers. Bewildered, he struggled to remember.
What’s going on?
Images remerged of a demagogue railing against traitors within and enemies without.
(Resist. You’re brainwashed.)
(We’re overriding your programming remotely. You’re free to think and do as you please.)
Edward halted, dropping his weapon.
Word Count: 75
Word Prompt: march
Prompt from Chronicles Science Fiction and Fantasy Community‘s 75 Word Challenge.