BUTTERED, HONEYED, AND FLECKED (p.1)
A retiree reluctantly adopts four children to appease her young wife, but their simple life is challenged when a fifth child reappears after being presumed dead.
CLEANSE OF SAND (p.1)
Diamond sand claims to cleanse the world's water. But how do the lonely quarry workers, trapped in a foreign world, hold out when science jeopardizes the worth of their efforts?
Part 1 of a 2-part sci-fi story.