Lost Colony – 50 Word Story

Flash fiction microfiction

The Settlers stood side-by-side on the moon’s surface, watching mushroom clouds bloom, orange and lovely, across the Earth.

“Guess the old adage is true,” one said.

“His partner turned. “What’s that?”

The astronaut skipped a stone ninety yards across the Sea of Tranquility. “You can never go home again.”

Author: FredRock

Pulp fiction. Noir. Hardboiled.

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