Dead Man's Money by John Hunter | Script Revolution

Dead Man's Money

A dead man’s winning lotto ticket brings no good.

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Just a thought that came to me.
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Have you ever considered a winning lotto ticket might be cursed? Ever since I wrote this one, I now hope the lotto tickets I buy are not winners of the Big Jackpot! As always, YMMV and enjoy the read. This short has been converted to prose and is included in a collection of my shorts, Aisle Seat, available on Amazon.

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Submitted: December 16, 2019
Last Updated: October 19, 2020

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The Writer: John Hunter

After graduation from college, a curious nature has led me down many paths: former Peace Corps volunteer, big ticket sales, commercial graphics, and packaging design consultant to name a few. More recently, I'm an award winning and produced scriptwriter living under the shade of a large oak tree in Central Florida. I don't limit myself to one genre and enjoy telling a wide variety of slightly dark and quirky stories with a dash of humor. My dystopian horror Baby Soup won the 2013 Florida Independent Filmmakers Contest and five of my short scripts have been produced, including the whimsical Companion Shop which you can watch here . In July 2020, I declined an offer from mainland China for my... Go to bio

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