The People's Republic Of Nowhere by Maxwell Zachs
Approx. 43,610 words.
Published on May 18, 2013.
Imagine a world where laughter is forbidden, where colours are banned and even the sunshine can kill you. Such is life in The People's Republic, a country cut off from the rest of the world, imprisoned by its own walls and sustained by paranoia.
Surrounded on all sides by a chemical wasteland it's population exists only to serve production, drugged on the propaganda that they are the last people