Halfling Chapter Twelve: Nemesis

“Good morning,” the kid said pleasantly. “Hello,” I replied.  “May I help you?” The kid’s eyes traveled down my entire length, and I silently cursed, only now aware that I was still only clad in Khit’s white shirt.  I could only imagine what this kid was thinking. “Well,” he said.  “I’m a friend of Khit’s,…

Halfling Chapter Eight–Answer

I read my genetics textbook the whole weekend, thinking that maybe there was a gene for having metallic blue blood.  There had to be some kind of scientific explanation, didn’t there?  Some genetic disease that altered the color of blood when it was exposed to air. But part of me knew…there was no scientific explanation. …