STORY IDEA #325: Veins

A new story idea every single day.

Ideas can be shit, detailed, loose, tight, scenario-based, character-based, or could just be a single line of dialogue which might later unfurl itself into a glorious tendril of butt-tickling wonder-magic … or something.

Stole this concept from @ryanklindsay.

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#325: Veins

I just read The Troop by Nick Cutter and there was one scene that really, really got to me.

So here's a little play on that scene.

BTW -- go read that damn book. It's so, so good.

There's a disease. It brings your veins to life. Makes them move under your skin. Makes them want to break out of your body.
Once they're out, they wriggle and snake across the floor in a bundle of threads and cables searching for another to infect, to bring more of the veins to