Beloved Leader towered over him as he sat at the computer. “You are our supreme technician. Look where you like but hack them … to pieces.” And he waddled off with the entourage. The man turns to the screen. The wide world is open. He’s the freest citizen of this serfdom.
December 25, 2014
The world in 50 words by Will van der Walt
The world in 50 words is a maverick, a flash saga, a fugitive amongst forms, but when light breaks, the face is clear. The intrigue of a short story, the seed of a novel, the taste of poetry, the pimento of haiku – There … think that should be fifty.