The Loss of Demeter 4 by Barry Alder
Approx. 7,140 words.
Published on October 28, 2012 by
Alder Book Publishing.
The new colony is under attack by an unknown source, destroying out-buildings and equipment. The colonists have tried to fight back, but have only had limited success, and have decided to leave. But can they escape in time, or will they all perish before help arrives.