While the water purifier played with that, I scanned the dead grub using my handheld. The results informed me that, basically, the grub was a bag of water, protein, fat, and sugar.

“Dinner,” Chas suggested.

Gods help me. “If we run out of rations.” And shoe leather.

— The Spires of Turris





I’ll be at Read with Pride Northwest in Seattle on November 4, 2017…with books, swag, and a ready pen! Come visit!