Arcane Genesis: Teeth in the Dark by Sean Roney
Approx. 14,760 words.
Published on December 28, 2011.
Programming a virtual reality game is taking its toll on Saraj. She and her friends have worked long hours to bring a groundbreaking program to life. But, Saraj and her co-workers have to contend with traps they have set for themselves to test the game environment. As they continue to work on the game, they find they may be crossing a line toward creating things that can't be undone.