In the beginning was the trigger warning:

  • Prepare for insects.
  • Prepare for words in Latin and Spanish.
  • Prepare for science and other species of the supernatural.
  • Prepare for losses that rewire the chemistry of the brain.
  • Prepare for aging and the way it flays you back to the first cell.
  • Prepare for ghosts.

Short story in Fantasy Magazine, July 2022, Issue 81