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An experiment in democratic socialism leads to new questions in this fictional short story. We see an example of a society attempting to erase selfishness and greed by demanding equality. How would this society functionally operate under a planned economy? This complex idea is simplified by using a story of five farmers who have agreed to share their fruits and vegetables with each other.
Inspired by political allegory such as George Orwell's Animal Farm, Jaron writes in a similar style to that of a Platonic dialogue. But, without a main narrator, each character displays their own various opinions of the situation. What will be the result of such a social experiment?

E-Book - "The Utopian Garden" by Jaron Weidner (SHORT STORY)

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