A Mars colonist accepts a deal with a mining company to start a new life on humanity's off-world frontier; but idealism turns to unease when reality becomes darker than the fine print foretold. With his farm under biological attack and the most powerful player on the planet as an enemy, Mahela has no choice but to flee with information vital to the future of millions.
Read my short story “The Parched Lands” for free at Crossed Genres Magazine 2.0.
Crossed Genres Magazine returns with the 2nd collection of the first year! In this collection are issues 7 through 12, July through December 2014. 18 stories and 6 Spotlight interviews complete the first year of the reborn Crossed Genres Magazine 2.0!