Flotsam and Fool
In this short story, Nen, a beach scavenger, has a problem. Ever since Nen rescued a stranded merling, he can't get her beautiful face out of his mind. He visits a witch, hoping for a potion to help him, but the potion only complicates matters.
Part of the "Break Bites" Series: Stories short enough to read when you get a break from your everyday activities.