Beware the Boojum by Eric M. Witchey
Approx. 16,790 words.
Published on July 30, 2013 by
Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing.
If love conquers all and the standard model of particle physics only accounts for 5% of the universe, then...
When isolated, almost totally insane asteroid miner Bracken MacFie sets his sights on being reunited with the lost love of his life, who is absolutely, totally bat shit nuts, he must overcome the ambitions of the man who separated them and the avarice of institutions.