Sun Li’s dream of becoming a marine biologist falls by the wayside when she has to give it up to care for her sister and ailing mother. When their needs grow beyond what she can provide, Sun Li agrees to transfer her intelligence into a cyborg body in return for their lifetime care.
Now she works in one of the west coast’s best known aquariums caring for the bad-tempered giant Pacific octopus named Rod.
What happens when a powerful earthquake strikes the aquarium and Rod’s life is threatened?
A short science fiction story with an unexpected twist, Cyborg Mermaid’s Song is available in digital format only.