Poet-Dreamer

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All it Takes is a Lightbulb

PROMPT: Science Fiction Competition 2021

NEW CIRCUIT TELEGRAM: Congratulations, Nairaa Owlo. We anticipate that you will groom your living space for the Invention Project Head, Chief Keokuk. He touts you and your diligence. In 5 hours, he will arrive expecting your welcome. Finally, he will induct you to be a part of the Invention Project’s mission. 

Nairaa blinks. Her hands rub her face.

“I’m a real sell-out, huh?”

She gets up from her bed at the sound of reality. She bends over for her arms...
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Poet-Dreamer (United States) published:

All it Takes is a Lightbulb

PROMPT: Science Fiction Competition 2021

INCOMING CIRCUIT TELEGRAM: Congratulations, Nairaa Owlo. We hope that you will groom your living space for the Invention Project Head, Chief Keokuk. He thinks highly of you and your commitment. In 5 hours, he will arrive expecting your welcome. Finally, he will induct you to be a part of the Invention Project’s mission. 
Nairaa blinks. Her head tilts a bit and her hands rub her neck.

“I’m a real sell-out, huh?”

She gets on her feet at the sound of...
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Poet-Dreamer (United States) published:

All it Takes is a Lightbulb

PROMPT: Science Fiction Competition 2021

DRAFT 5:

“Hello?” Mary shuffles around the lens of her light bulb to prepare for her day. 

“Nairaa, Otutu oma!” She dances to the other side of the lens and slides down the pole into the interior composition of the light bulb, the housing. Nairaa was Mary's college roommate before the Invention Project caused several societal shifts, including where one is allowed to live.  

“We need to cook the squashes, soonest! Cole will be home and Community Rep Weiser will...
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Biochell

PROMPT: Science Fiction Competition 2021

Why the Trial happens never really is addressed which bothers me because it makes me question the role of the diary to make an upheaval. The word choice might be the cause but I AM NOT THE MIND BEHIND THE...

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Poet-Dreamer (United States) published:

All it Takes is a Lightbulb

PROMPT: Science Fiction Competition 2021

The sun has stopped rising on humanity. Humans have made it jealous at last. The year is 2042 and NASA stopped looking at Mars to escape climate change. If you thought hard enough you too were there. Not like the CIA board, but people would walk on these same tanned sidewalks every once in a while or come out of these beige townhouses for their last breaths before they were selected. The CIA called it The Invention Project. 72-year-old...

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Escaping Naivety

PROMPT: Science Fiction Competition 2021

Love all your characters, never have a favorite, that's what the fans are for! ;-)

Thank you for this one, incredible gold mine.

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Poet-Dreamer (United States) published:

All it Takes is a Lightbulb

PROMPT: Science Fiction Competition 2021

The sun has stopped rising on humanity. Humans have made it jealous at last. The year is 2042 and NASA stopped looking at Mars to escape climate change. If you thought hard enough you too were there. Not like the CIA board, but people would walk on these same tanned sidewalks every once in a while or come out of these beige townhouses for their last breaths before they were selected. The CIA called it The Invention Project. 72-year-old...

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