When Miyole’s ship is attacked by pirates, she and a fiery girl named Cassia embark on a mission to rescue Cassia’s abducted brother. Along the way, they fall in love, and the course of Miyole’s life changes forever.
Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam lives in Texas with her partner and two literarily-named cats: Gimli and Don Quixote. Her fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in magazines such as Clarkesworld, Lightspeed, Strange Horizons, and Interzone. She holds an MFA in