The Black Box

Flight recorder of final voyage from Earth, with voice of Captain Tom and last log-in journal, as spaceship HOPE is torn to pieces and set adrift.

“This is Captain Tom and [grumbling]… It’s done now: Everything is lost and {static} all we had is gone {static}. I stopped dreaming of the future when TMRRW became too loud to be heard. [sighs] [mumbling] [distortion] [clicking]. I am a writer, not that great with math [unclear]… No time to get inspired [unclear]… [breathing more audible]… We had no idea that once we’d learned to fly, we would wind up crashing into a hardened sky… [breathing]… {static} [distortion] [clicking]”…


About Mauro Metallo

A Writer and Photographer equally at home in Italy and in Canada.

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