The Melting Pot
by Martin Cororan
Corderro is a city on the brink of collapse. Since its violent inception at the hands of Spanish conquistadors countless generations have borne witness to a cyclical repetition of bloodshed and misfortune. Many of its inhabitants believe the city to be cursed, and refer to it simply as ‘The Melting Pot’ – a churning cauldron into which all are eventually consumed.