Mid-Week Muses: “So Your Powers are Superhuman Aim, Throwing and.. Juggling?”

mwm_pngA weekly compilation of collected microfictions composed by yours truly. If your time is short, these are shorter!

He shot it again. "I thought
a yeti was like Bigfoot! Not
a cold blooded, shaggy fungus
man made of antifreeze and
nightmares!"
"We strive to save lives,
Asil... But it's when the 
rescue fails, when your powers
come to naught, that we are
truly tested."
The Tanzerine were apathetic
and ruthless. Yellow, flat
faced killers with perpetual
grins whose visage unnerved
humans.
"So your powers are
superhuman aim, throwing and...
juggling?"

"Uh-huh. It's a lot of balls
up in the air, I know."
"You were godlike."
"I was alone."
"You were a machine."
"Now I've simplified to human."
"A human, woman."
"A loved, human woman."
"And that's how she dumped
me," he sighed.

Sue found the courage to
slip closer, surprising
him with a kiss. "I won't."
"The future's in danger.
Why'd he travel time to put
us on a blind date?"

"The date's not important.
I think we are."

Copyright © 2017 by Jason H. Abbott, All Rights Reserved.

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