DAILY FLASH FICTION CHALLENGE
|Life was tenuous after the raging virus descended upon our planet. It drove many inhabitants raving mad because of the intensity of the symptoms. Scientists in particular became so deranged that they caused more harm. Much of our population was eradicated after the explosion of chemicals ignited at the scientific facilities.
There are no wood structures. Our topsoil is turned to silver and sand colors that do not support plant life. The medications which were supposed to prevent or deter the virus have been proven to be useless.
Our only chance for survival is attracting the attention of the space ships that travel through our solar system.