An 18th birthday party gets crashed by a close encounter.
This is the first of a series of backstory flash fiction pieces for the soft science fiction novel, Bricolage, that I’m editing now. The Jordan family goes on the trip of the lifetime when the Spacefarer Nix Kaphale offers to payback their five years of hospitality by giving them a tour of an intergalactic civilization. Rory Jordan will soon be known as the most brilliant brat in the galaxy. You can read the story in Khiatons September 2015 newsletter by signing up for the Khiatons Flash/Update Newsletter Google Group.