Mysteriously, over night, a father disappears from his family home. A few months later, the mother vanishes too. As the police investigations go on and on and reporters descend on the home week after week - as well as visits by social workers, doctors, and concerned relatives - the abandoned seventeen-year-old Cirrus starts his own investigation into who his parents really were, or who they might have been.
About the author
Martin L West was born in Victoria and spent his youth drifting throughout BC, the Yukon and Alberta. He graduated from the University of British Columbia and has been published in magazines across the nation and twice in the Journey Prize anthology. His first collection of stories, Cretecea & Other Stories from the Badlands is his debut collection.