by Therese Arkenberg
Jenes Inarya wants to experience everything. And she doesn't think she can live life to the fullest in the time she's been allotted. A search through lore and legend from the Eight Immortals of Chinese myth to the Garden of Eden finally leads her to the planet of Arak, which possesses an immortal ecosystem. By eating food prepared from the plants of Arak, Jenes can gain eternal life.