Core by Catherine Russell

The team fought to make their way to the city’s core – the urban center from which youth, poverty, and violence radiated outwards, burning the denizens of the burgeoning metropolis. The city elders had hired the special squad as fumigators to rid the city of its pestilence. This new ‘cure’ only fueled the already disquiet and discontent masses. Not satisfied, never satisfied, the elite could never quite control the lower classes. Like vermin, they survived, mutated, took on new forms to rise again and strike back against their oppressors.

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2 responses to “Core by Catherine Russell

  1. Barbara Lucy Hosken

    Thought provoking. Enjoy your use of words. keep on keeping on.

  2. Pingback: Week #43 – To the core | 52|250 A Year of Flash

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