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Torsten is a xenobotanist whose specialization in dangerous plants has already meant death for someone he loved.

The Lumentera plant's hallucinogenic and luminescent qualities make it an invaluable commodity. But when the Lumentera blooms, the bait is set in a mind game whose outcome is as uncertain as Torsten’s sanity.

This sci-fi/horror short story marked H.E. Roulo's first appearance on Horror Addicts. She subsequently went on to win the 2009 Most Wicked contest.

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