Flash Fiction: “Ricky’s” Shell Game

Noir Body Horror. That’s the subgenre combo I got for this week’s flash fiction challenge from Chuck Wendig. With that in mind, I’ve left you a bit of something to puzzle out through implications and scant description. It’s in the same setting as When Dawn Broke, so brain transplants and advanced surgery and donation practices are the norm… as are¬†criminal tissue transplant enterprises and such business establishments¬†as “chop shops.” I’m afraid I went a tiny bit over the word limit, but it’s very nearly 2k.

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