Sometimes They Let You Go by Boris Guzo
Approx. 3,460 words.
Published on August 1, 2012.
Parasitic wasps have suddenly infested the cities. By some freak mutation, they are now using humans as their incubators. Chaos and mayhem are widespread.
Fleeing to a small town, where things are a little calmer, Florence and Henry struggle to start a new, normal life with their grand-daughter, Lola.
However, their world is about to shatter.
A short story.