The Unweeded Garden
by Brian Rappatta
Published: September 26, 2011.
When it comes to warfare of the mind, the battlefield is an unweeded garden . . .
Dusan is a young outsider on Ora, a remote island inhabited by a telepathic species who actively avoid the humans who live far across the ocean. He is effectively “deaf”—unable to communicate mind to mind with his peers . . . until a chance encounter with a human boy from across the sea changes everything.