It seemed like a good idea - A 100 Word Story
December 06, 2010 flash fictionYou know the drill - vote at the weekly challenge website, enter this week's challenge, listen to my story below or download via this direct link!
I stop typing when Bob's fetid breath flows into my cubicle. "Write the good idea episode."
"Write where his companion says it seemed like a good idea to gallavant across time and space in a telephone booth - but they miss their regular boring day job and regular boring life."
Bob nods. "There's discontent. People are starting to want more from their lives. Time for their hero to say that regular boring lives are... important."
"Time for him to lie again."
"On whose authority?"
A pepperpot's shadow slides past my door.
"The highest authority. The highest."