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3/3 15 Days of Fiction: The Minimal Stream of Consciousness

A collection of 15 micro-stories of nearly 100 words, which I scribbled one story a day during Nov–Dec 2015; inspired by Susannah Breslin’s 30 Days of Fiction http://susannahbreslin.net/blog/

Contents
3/3
ELEVEN: A Zero-Sum Name
TWELVE: The Small Bachelor with Big Money
THIRTEEN: Guerrilla Blues
FOURTEEN: Artificial Reality
FIFTEEN: Sale

Series: 1/3 15 Days of Fiction: The Minimal Stream of Consciousness 2/3 15 Days of Fiction: The Minimal Stream of Consciousness



ELEVEN
A Zero-Sum Name 

The girl said, ‘Nothing is strange in this world if people can name a hill as Taumatawhakatangihangaoauauotameteaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokaiwhenuakitanatahu.’ The boy said, ‘Nothing’s really strange but how do you explain Los Angeles’s full name? El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de los Angeles de Porciuncula? It is even strange how they can tell that its abbreviated form, LA, is 3.63% of the original full name!’ The girl said, ‘I take back my word. Who in the God’s ass can name a place as Thinun…

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