Luna Station Quarterly is a speculative fiction magazine featuring stories by emerging women authors.
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Homecoming

Tomás ran through the barrio, hurdling knee-deep holes, his silicone heart pushing Miracure Plazzma™ through his retooled veins. Every Miracure muscle expanded and contracted effortlessly as he ran away from home.
At the public phone, he called his European agent. “I never should’ve come back,” he said. “I just wanted to play football and the Miracure man made me a star. But now I’m not even the same kid who left here two years ago.”
She promised a morning flight, saying, “It’s not your body that’s the problem.”
Easing the maintenance hypo into his arm, Tomás answered, “I know.”

A bit about the author:

M. Darusha Wehm is the two-time Parsec Award shortlisted author of the novels Beautiful Red, Self Made and Act of Will. The third book in her Andersson Dexter series of SF detective novels will be released in early 2012. She is from Canada, but currently lives on her sailboat in New Zealand after spending the past three years traveling at sea. Visit author page