by Megan Kennedy
Published: May 31, 2014.
Old merchant Omam arrives at the village of Kashet to find it has disappeared from the desert sands. The only remains of Kashet are a single twisted body, and the strange, fresh flower clutched in a dead hand. Omam cannot leave it behind. He heads for Jalareen feeling haunted and afraid. When he arrives, the city is restless with tales of a bright red star falling out of the sky…