JENNIFER K. OLIVER: The Thinning

Lee noticed the thinning during halftime—a fuzz of movement to the left of the TV, colour desaturated, like something was pushing against the air.

The pusher came through during penalty shootout, a sunken, watery stare from behind the plasma screen. Only then did Lee find breath enough to scream.


Jennifer K. Oliver is a British writer and web designer who requires regular doses of speculative fiction to function properly.

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