***UPDATE – a slightly more polished and beautifully typeset version is part of the MORE LOVE book.

(made available to read online for free once-in-a-while or generally with a donation based password.)

[ a short story ]


The Community

As far as the eye reached, that land was theirs, beautiful, fertile patches of woodland, hills and pastures. The climate was moderate, with all the four distinct seasons. They could grow whatever they wanted and shared enough scientific expertise among their group, to expect a healthy harvest year after year, even if it meant to go greenhouse for some time. Some of their botanists and zoologists had been to all the top universities, and so despite never having to stoop down to chemical compounds to boost the yield, their cherished traditional methods from times immemorial allowed them to even sell their collective knowledge to some of the ‘concerns’ that made their money outside of their own ‘world’.

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