Twittering Tales #157 — Awoken

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It had lain asleep in the earth for millenia. Arcturans left it here as a fail-save device should their experimental subjects threaten planet viability. Made of osmium, it was armed with neutron blasters. When fracking began at the north pole, the giant awoke to save earth.
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Kat is the host of Twittering Tales.  Kat says:
Each Tuesday I will provide a photo prompt. Your mission, if you choose to accept the challenge, is to tell a story in 280 characters or less.


8 Comments Add yours

  1. Sadje says:

    Good story!

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    1. msjadeli says:

      Thank you, Sadje!

      Liked by 1 person

      1. Sadje says:

        A pleasure Li

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  2. memadtwo says:

    A rather drastic (and late) response. Clearly someone wasn’t paying attention! (K)

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  3. Kat Myrman says:

    Love you sci-fi take Lisa. It was so gripping. Well done for such a short tale! 😊

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    1. msjadeli says:

      Thanks Kat 🙂


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