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By Andy Frankham-Allen

ISBN-10: 1611877652

ISBN-13: 9781611877656

Aphelion – the Earth’s orbit whilst it really is furthest from the Sun.
The brief tales during this assortment are all trips into the darkest corners of the human mind.
How some distance might you move in case you didn’t need to fear concerning the consequences?
What occurs while you’re compelled to reside with the guilt of anything you didn’t even do?

And how might you cope in case you have been pressured to change your whole belief of self, just because the realm replaced once you slept?

All those questions and extra might be replied during this anthology from Rainbow Award-nominated writer Andy Frankham-Allen.

This assortment includes:
Times Change
Off Flesh
One Mistake
Serere, a Prelude: The backyard Saga

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The last thing you will notice will be the stones, small bits of volcanic ash, black glass, blue tourmaline, sapphires, narrow slabs of gray feldspar, rose quartz, sheets of mica and blood agate. They are small enough to be missed, laying down in the cracks of the desert floor, but they are the last things to give up the light; you will see them flare and burn like coals before they let go. It is good to have a few of these kinds of stones with you in a pocket or cupped in your hand before you go to sleep.

33 the search for the heron the search for the heron I se e y ou o n t he f ar s ide of the river, standing at the edge of familiar shadows, before a terrified chorus of young alders on the bank. I do not think you know it is raining. You are oblivious to the thuck of drops rolling off the tube of your neck and the slope of your back. ) Perhaps you know it is raining. The intensity of your stare is then not oblivion, only an effort to spot between the rain splashes in the river (past your feet, so well-known, there beneath the hammered surface, like twigs in the pebbles) the movement of a trout.

Next morning someone left, too much drinking, and he got that job, and so we worked three weeks together, clear up into Saskatchewan, before we turned around and drove home. When we came through Stanley Basin in Idaho we crossed over a little bridge where the Salmon River was only a foot deep, ten feet across. It came across a big meadow, out of some quaking aspen. “Let’s go up there,” he said. ” We did. We camped up in those aspen and that was good water. It was sweet like a woman’s lips when you are in love and holding back.

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