this is an epic-short-story about the great lotto galaxia, the greatest lottery in the galactic empire. against all hope, fal tralingo wins and can finally have his hearts deepest desire. he does not want fame or wealth or power like every other winner in the past, he wants something that no one can give him.
lotto galaxia's slogan is that the winner can have "anything you want" and "lotto always delivers" both phrases that had become part of the galactic vocabulary, and these powerful words have sold uncountable gazillions of tickets.
but fal wants something different and the lotto board of directors are stumped when fal finally reveals his wish but seeing that if they don't "deliver", that would stop all that easy money, they rack their brains and neural networks to come up with a way to get out of their situation. finally a strange inter-dimensional creature called a stnyx suggests a solution to give fal what he wants and all he wants is a chance…
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About the Author
I was born in South Korea 54 years ago, five years after the war ended. I am of mixed heritage. I grew up in many countries and went to many schools. I have lived in most of the worlds I write about in my first novel, Mad Restaurant and Inter-reality Stories. I now live in the Netherlands. I play bass and guitar, make fine jewelry, carve wood, draw and paint, perform with puppets, do street theater, juggle and write poetry, plays, non-fiction and fiction. I am 25% through my second novel Maya Babe.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Great short story. Very tongue in cheek. Loved the description of various races. Loved the satire and humor.
Excellent short story. The author is able to interjectgi much history while telling the tale Wildly imaginative exterrestials whose descriptions were both funny and gross. I could see this author doing satire much like "Gullivers Travels". Quick read. I loved it! 4.8 stars
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