When the gods make war only one side can win, and Joros is determined to be on the right side. He leads a disparate group: a lost and damaged swordsman, a drug-addled mage, and a pair of twins who have secretly survived the edict against them.
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