Urban Volcano

Fiction by Börkur Sigurbjörnsson

“Is it true?” you asked when I told you about the latest rumors that were flying about the cafeteria at lunchtime.

Superhuman — Illustration by Börkur Sigurbjörnsson
Illustration by Börkur Sigurbjörnsson

“As far as I know,” I answered. “However, I cannot be hundred percent certain. I’m only human. I’m no historian.”

“So, you consider historians as super-human creatures?”

“No,” I replied. “It was just a figure of speech.”

The flash fiction story Superhuman is part of the flash fiction collection Flash 52.