Written and distributed by Frampton Jones, The Hopeless Vendetta is a free press, producing weekly news for the inhabitants of Hopeless, Maine. Residents wishing to submit news should speak to the editor when he is out delivering. Adverts are always welcome. People using the ether can direct their thoughts to brynnethnimue (at) gmail (dot) com.
Subscribers are reminded to bring their papers back for recycling and not to use them as toilet paper.
Frampton Jones and the Hopeless Vendetta (along with other citizens of Hopeless) feature in the webcomic www.hopelessmaine.com. When the first book was going up as a comic, the Vendetta published inline with events in the book. As the Vendetta published weekly, while the comic updated at a rate of two pages a week with some scenes lasting longer than that, time can be a bit bendy on occasion.
It’s workable to read either without reference to the other, but for best effect, read both.
Arguably its a series of flash fiction stories, and there are ongoing plotlines. And there will be more…