99 word prompt : inky
January 11, 2018, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about wet ink. It can be artistic, writerly or something completely off-the-wall. Go where the prompt leads.
If you want to participate, here’s the link: https://carrotranch.com/2018/01/12/january-11-flash-fiction-challenge
“You say you’re dyslexic?” the head of human resources asked.
He held my application as if it contained a dead fish.
“Have you heard about the ADA?”
“You don’t use a wheelchair.”
“It’s 1995 and you still think the Americans with Disabilities Act only applies to wheelchairs?”
“I must have a secretary who can write!”
“I know, my handwriting looks like ink blots. Have you heard of a computer?”
“For what purpose?”
“I type 90WPM. This company uses a computer messaging system. The message goes to your inbox…”
“Computers will never last,” he smirked, sending me on my way.