It's a beautiful day.
Images Across a Shattered Sea
|Story by||Stewart C Baker|
|Art by||Paul Otteni|
© 2016 | Originally published Writers of the Future volume 32, May 2016. Reprinted with permission. | Cover Art © 2016 Paul Otteni
The message orbs carry ancient secrets across the sea, so why does the one that Fatima finds seem to be recording?
Cause and effect aren't always guaranteed.
Stewart C Baker's fiction has appeared in Writers of the Future, Nature, and Flash Fiction Online, among other places. Stewart was born in England, spent time in South Carolina, Japan, and California, and now lives in Oregon with his family—if anyone asks, he’ll say he’s from the Internet.
Paul Otteni is an illustrator based in Seattle, WA.