Mental Shapeshifting


We all love a good shape-shift. I certainly do; always have, ever since I first discovered them reading the Icelandic sagas. Like most good ideas, though, shapeshifting has been greatly over-used in genre fiction in recent years. I had in mind for a very long time an approach to re-vitalising the shapeshifting idea, and eventually found the right context for it.

Her mind wasn’t opening up but closing in, becoming something else. Changing.

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Artwork by Eric Nyquist

Quotations from Children of the Different

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