A story in the style of JG Ballard

Discussion in 'Collaborative Stories' started by Hitmouse, Apr 17, 2010.

  1. Hitmouse

    Hitmouse Registered User

    Jul 11, 2009
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    Volcanic cloud stops all air flights. The birds start singing and people in Shepperton revel in the tranquility of a lost romantic utopia. Radio 4 journalists rhapsodise about the peace and quiet in Richmond. Meanwhile, supplies of Kenyan string beans are running desperately low, and only a few people realise that the veneer of civilisation is dangerously thin...

    Not sure about the next bit. Could try:

    ...the inhabitants of Hampstead have no idea that they will be forced to visit McDonalds in the next few days.

    or take the easy way out:

    ...meanwhile in Ming's palace...