Thursday 13th June 2024, San Diego, 2.20pm.

#174,659 — A beautiful Martian housewife starts having visions of spaceships coming from planet Earth to colonise her planet, and blue-eyed, fair-haired astronauts wanting to kill her husband and have sexual intercourse with her. Very soon he realises that the young man was a scoundrel and a sadistic bastard, that most people in the village held him responsible for the rape of two sisters and that, potentially, anybody in the village could be the murderer, since everyone wanted him dead.

Dora García, Twenty-three million, five hundred and eighty-six thousand, four hundred and ninety stories, 2013 ‑ ongoing.