Seeking Trouble by Robert Collins
Series: The Jake Bonner 'verse.
Approx. 7,120 words.
Published on April 1, 2013.
Jake Bonner heads to Breton system to look for work. He’s intercepted by the law and meets a woman named Nina. She claims to be a telepath, helping the local authorities find criminals, and wants to get away from her boss. Jake also meets a girl named Ella who tells him that the authorities are paying more attention to travelers than their own people. Can Jake sort out who's telling the truth?