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Fiction and Excerpts [1]

Fiction and Excerpts [1]

Good People

We hope you enjoy this short story from The Living Dead 2, edited by John Joseph Adams.

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The sun was coming down over the desert, painting the red rocks a hundred different shades of purple, silver, and ocher and making spiky silhouettes out of the few creosote bushes that eked a living out of the barren land. I watched the hot pink clouds scud by overhead for a while before turning my attention back to the fence.

[Then my heart stopped beating]

Series: Zombie Week

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