Apr 5, 2013

Small Fists, Big Heart

The Human Echoes Podcast is running a flash-fic challenge based on my prompt, The Time-Traveling Hacker's Lament. Enter for a chance to win $10 and have your story read on the podcast! Go.


Pelicans are assholes.
Jarn came up with the best plan a 9-year-old could conceive: He would kill the Tax Pelican and retrieve all the money in its brass belly.
"You can't kill the Pelican," said Grandfather.
"That I can," said Jarn, brandishing his wooden sword.
"The Pelican is a machine," Grandfather said.

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