by Samuel Jarius Pettit
Gar Orestes has crash-landed on a primitive planet. After a fateful encounter with a young healer named Kai, his life will never be the same.
Meanwhile, strangers from off-world have been kidnapping and torturing people in the Aklesh tribe.
Gar must overcome the challenges of this new world and the obstacles of his own ego in order to aid the native people and escape home.