The belated April 2022 Transient Visitors Very Tiny Tale titled, “Checkmate.”
A foghorn-voiced dramatist blared about a father and son trudging through a blizzard of radioactive ash. The Road played on Royce’s audio app, but only for a moment. Preservation of low iPhone battery power outweighed listening pleasure. The last three hours of the fictional Road would have to wait until he finished the real road before him.
Transient Visitors Month 2 of 12 Teaser Tale #7: Orchardkeeper.