By EJ Dahm
Shadows skitter across the newsroom walls, in sync with the video monitor lights. Hattie Barton watches the screens. A woman in a crisp suit waves to the crowd. Kess, Hattie’s business partner, whoops and leaps up from her pedestal. “Congrats, Hattie! She won by a landslide, thanks to your brilliant algorithms.” Kess high-fives her friend.
Hattie bows playfully, glancing at her Louis Vuitton heels. She quickly sits and pushes her feet under the desk, out of view. “No, Kess. She’s your creation. We did it.” Kess blushes.
Hattie leans back. A mix of happiness and disbelief radiates from her. Her mouth opens, closes. Like a fish pleading for water.[Read more…] about The Reformation of Idaho