Short Fuse Publishing

A Clean Break

Palmer Luce has a bad feeling about this. First, her employer du jour may or may not have stolen their ship and uniforms from Earth Central. Second, they’re not exactly telling her what the cargo is on the planet below that she’s to bring back—she’ll know it when she sees it. Oh, and the mission is pure suicide. Every ship thus far has crashed in a magnetic whirlwind. Forgot to mention that bit. But what the heck, she needs the credits and finally has the chance to fly a (slightly modified) Blaze 97…