After a mysterious old man dies in his arms after a vicious knife attack, Corbin Stewart discovers the man’s blood carries an evil, disturbed soul with it. Now that blood is in Corbin’s veins and changing him in unexpected ways.
Vylar Kaftan has published about 40 short stories in places such as Asimov’s, Clarkesworld, and Lightspeed. She was nominated for a Nebula in 2011. She’s the founder of FOGcon, a new sf/f literary convention in the San Francisco Bay Area.