Chanda Kasmira can’t save the planet Splendor from its coming destruction. She enters stasis, hoping to awaken to a brighter future. Instead, an even more difficult path lies ahead after CHANDA’S AWAKENING.
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.