Rebecca Birch is a science fiction and fantasy writer based in Seattle, Washington. Her fiction has previously appeared in Penumbra eZine, and she has been a finalist in the Writers of the Future contest.
When not writing, she enjoys making music and practicing Tae Kwon Do.
You can learn more about her at www.wordsofbirch.com .
Jin hugged the wall on the edge of an alleyway. Loud music and conversation filtered down from the OldTown night market two blocks away, but nothing moved nearby.The ancient coin Auntie Bai Wei had given her hung on a thin leather cord around Jin’s neck. It...