by Denny E. Marshall
(1st published in Chronicle)
It’s like a video game; nonetheless it is real life. Steve is at
level seven. A day and a half later he is at level six. Six weeks later
he would be at level three.
Most of the population is content and not risk takers. Remaining in
the comfort zone of level ten, happy with their way of life.
Steve and a minority of others want to take the chance. Steve’s
dream, and others that think the same as he does, is to reach level
ONE. Some have made it, others have failed.
Yes, Steve wants to see the surface.
© 2016, 2018 Denny E. Marshall
Denny E. Marshall has had art, poetry, and fiction
published. One recent credit is fiction at 50-Word Stories Fall
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