By day, Eric Lewis is a research scientist weathering the latest rounds of mergers and layoffs and still trying to remember how to be a person again long after surviving grad school. His short fiction has been published in "Nature," "Electric Spec," "Allegory," "Bards and Sages Quarterly," the anthologies "Into Darkness Peering," "Best Indie Speculative Fiction Vol. 1," and the upcoming "Crash Code," as well as other venues detailed at ericlewis.ink. His debut novel "The Heron Kings" is due out in 2020 from Flame Tree Press.
Six fantastical bite-size tales where nothing is quite as it seems…where lies and illusions prove deadlier than any blade. "Tricks of the Blade" is a short story collection by Eric Lewis, published by Mannison Press.