re: September 2010 Writing Challenge — HOOPY VICTORIOUS!
A tad predictable this one, I'm afraid, but I'm spoiled (soiled?) for choice by the subject matter...
The Oppenheimer Insight
Many believe that if one does what God does enough times, one will become as God is.
True, but almost impossible to achieve. The Devine remains an aspiration, whereas the Infernal is at your fingertips.
Once I was Major Leon Volta, in a missile bunker east of the Urals; bad tempered, embittered, angry at life itself.
Now I arise, reborn, as Amon, Lord of Wrath.
The End of Days?
Don’t blink, or you’ll miss it.