June and Jitter (the bugs) by David Keffer
Approx. 105,450 words.
Published on July 25, 2013.
"June and Jitter (the bugs)" can most succinctly be described as the bastard child produced from the unholy union of Ray Bradbury's "The Martian Chronicles" and an unrelenting dose of the clinical absurdism of Kobo Abé.