Jessica must find her missing mother in the post-nanotech apocalypse city of Wren with only the help of a trash-eating alcoholic street anemone and a boy raised by a colony of giant acid-spitting amphibious rats.
T. J. Berg is a wandering cancer biologist. Her short fiction has appeared or is upcoming in over twenty magazines, anthologies, and podcasts. She can be found in the wild asking to pet your dog. She has only started one lab fire.