The sci-fi epic Twelve Gems by Lane Milburn takes place somewhere in the outer cosmos, beyond reckoning or observation. The mysterious Dr. Z has enlisted three space heroes to search the galaxy for the fabled Twelve Gems of Power: the hulking alien-brawn Furz; the beautiful and deadly …
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This stylistically tight and narratively loose 'thology features some breezy limeade from Aidan Koch, Andy Burkholder, Dylan McKeever, Blaise Larmee, Jason Overby, Dane Martin, Chris Andersen, Mark Hensley, Scott Longo and Mare Odomo. Standout pieces in this frightningly strong and aesthetically enigmatic book include Koch's pages ringing with sadness, duck sauce from the weird world of Dane Martin and Blaise Larmee's brutal skewering of the state of the arts. Sensitive frequencies are these. -EF