On a backward planet, primitive superstition holds that when a religious leader destined for sainthood dies, there is a wondrous odor at their passing. Sitting at the bedside of an aged priest and community leader, a woman has to decide whether the opportunity to capture an odour, should it exists, is one that she should take – will good or evil come from it?
- Erick Melton. Shadow Angel. (Asimovs, September 2011).
- R.Neube. Grandma Said. (Asimovs, September 2011).