Cherry was born with black feathered wings, a half-breed with a Humanoid mother and a Carian father. Then she lost her wings and her second life started as mercenary to repay her implant – cherry-red retractile wings based on the design by Tyro Megnaghy for Kol-ian Vaurabi.
Until she crosses paths with Mr. H and then her life might change once again.
A Star Minds Universe novella.
Bonus story: Codename Dark Lord. Cyrus Wildner is sent to assassinate a witness on Ypsilanti, which will bring a reunion with his long-lost biological mother and other adventures.