Collecting all the votes I received on my blog and on Young Writers Online, it seems folks want to see “Lendergross and Eaves” first (following closely by “Suckled at the Edge of Flesh”). Cool beans. That gives me some direction and focus.
And so, for your gentle reminder, here’s the description (once more) of the upcoming WISB Short Story, “Lendergross and Eaves”:
Set in the same city as the previous story, and in roughly the same era.
The Anurians of Bifur live out their toad-like lives in the slums, eking out an existence while the city finds new ways to exploit them. Except for Terk. He’s cornered the Eaves market, pushing illicit drugs as high as the elite circles. That is until someone important is murdered with Terk’s calling card all over him. Except Terk doesn’t kill people. Maims? Sure. But never kills. Which means someone is trying to set him up to ruin him. Unless he can figure out who’s behind it all and clear his name. Well, mostly clear his name, that is…
I shall finish it soon!