A dark force has risen in 19th century Amsterdam. Elizabeth saw her best friend consumed by it. She is afraid her soul was tainted that day. Huginn lost his son to it, and his wife to madness. He is a man with secrets, his past shrouded in mystery. The darkness retreated into hiding, but soon it will return. Elizabeth and Huginn must unite against it, to fight for Amsterdam’s survival and for the eternal soul of Huginn’s only mortal son.
Chris Butler has had stories published in Asimov’s, Interzone and other places. His first novel, “Any Time Now”, has been described as “a charming timeslip romance” by Paul Di Filippo for Asimov’s Magazine.
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