Seemed appropriate, given the current climate surrounding the Ebola virus.
Originally posted on Hard as Roxx:
This is a prologue to my Sci-Fi thriller, Hard as Roxx™. It paints the story of a slow decline of Earth’s culture into dystopia. It is also an alternate take to the scenario painted in the story “Due South” (published in The Juice and Other Stories). Admittedly, it is quite atypical for a short story. However, I thought fans of science fiction would enjoy seeing how one small event can trigger another, leading to a complete change to life as we know it. It also lays out how I developed the world that is Roxx’s home in the year 2137. I hope you enjoy the story. Fellow writers are free to use the 21st-century timeline as a basis for their stories, but I would appreciate an acknowledgment if you do. Also, be advised that Hard as Roxx™ and Roxanne Grail™ are trademarks of Panthera Press™ and cannot be…
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