The Longest Hour


This is a fictional (or is it?) diary of Scott Simmons and his family as they try to survive a post-apocalyptic region of mid-America. This fictional account takes place in the year 2035 after a failed attempt at reconciliation with far east countries, particularly China, North Korea and Russia. This is a diary type recollection, let’s set the table.

In 2034 after almost 16 years of negotiations the far east countries have resolved to decimate the United States both economically and by terrorist tactics. NK has hidden nuclear weapons grade missiles deep within the underground that were not found by inspectors in the years of 2019-20, The Chinese-Russian connection was a clandestine project that helped NK to hide these weapons.

In 2034, President Amanda Akila gave the go ahead to launch military strikes against NK to prevent launches of hundreds of ballistic missiles at the US and its allies that intelligence operatives had uncovered as part of a global takeover. The resulting retaliation of NK, China and Russia created WW3. Most of the US is without electricity, have literally no means of transportation, little food and has become the proverbial “Wild West”.  It begins……..


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