Fungus Among Us

By (Gypsie) Ami Offenbacher-Ferris (119 Word Count)

In response to SIMPLY SIX MINUTES WRITING challenge and photo prompt provided by Christine at Stine Writing

It was supposed to be a straight forward experiment, certainly there was no perceived danger prior to implementing the procedure.

Dr. Kym informed his staff, his colleagues and the entire Board about the pending experiment, the specifics and the predicted conclusions. They sat enraptured as he laid out the basic principles upon which he had built his theory. It all sounded so good.

Until it wasn’t. Dr. Kym planned to integrate the human psyche into the many layered and complicated nervous system of Earths most common fungi, the mushroom.

What he had not planned on was a retaliatory strike!


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