Presumption of pain And indolent ignorance Converging to create Psychopathic indifference Joyfully journey Into other lands Do not presume To take from their hands The feed and freedom Desperate desire War always wrong A bloody quagmire Hate and intolerance And misunderstanding ‘Til it doesn’t matter Who is left standing So discard your hate Misplaced in any case Look to your leaders Lying to your face Displaced and discordant Garrulous guerillas Nuclear nihilation From our own flotillas Raining retribution Harmonious hate Ignobly ignored Sealed our own fate
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Coming soon from Five59 Publishing, Plan 559 from Outer Space mkII is a new Science Fiction short story anthology including short stories from Adam Bennett and A.Alexander.
Goah’s Ark, by Adam Bennett, tells the tale of Fal, Dareon, Lack and Atien, and the last skyscraper on earth, which holds the final vestiges of humanity safe from the ravages of the nuclear winter raging outside.
Andromeda, by A.Alexander, is a flash fiction about the last sentient being from earth, a small space probe rocketing between galaxies for a million years after the last humans are long dead.
The winter sat heavy upon those people although they never knew The sunshine and warmth obscured the truth as they downed another brew Their lots decided years before, their actions all in check Society the death of innovation, and the curse of the young And the reckless And the pained And somewhere inside, he knew that the words were not enough So he took up that deadly staff Fire spinning from his hands in deadly retribution Syncopated And disjointed Near indecipherable, and yet within it all the truth dawned It became suddenly clear, There were others to hold the burden, others to lighten the load But only if he could lighten theirs…
New Short Stories available soon onAmazonvia Five59 Publishing