Friday, January 5, 2018

Death By Search Engine

Published 22 December 2017
in Harlem, New York City

by Anomaly Works Press NYC.
A short story.


"Less than a year ago she and I were sitting at the coffee shop with our laptops, searching. Causes. Symptoms. Treatments. Second Opinions.
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“I’ve told my children that when I die, to release balloons in the sky to celebrate that I graduated. For me, death is a graduation.” - Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
Boy is that a lot of hot air, dear lady.
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Yes, there is a time and a place, and no matter how efficient the search engine, it won’t provide that detailed information."



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