Beautiful Red by M. Darusha Wehm
Approx. 59,370 words.
Published on June 9, 2009 by
in potentia press.
The future is boring. Technology has solved most of the world’s most pressing problems, leaving people with tedious work and mundane play. Jack is a Security Officer Class 5, which sounds important, but isn’t. However, her banal life as a cubicle worker by day and tinkerer by night is interrupted when she discovers that her employer’s computer system has been invaded.