Created to capture the heart of a boy.
Created to take down a powerful family of Verona.
Created to express emotion like a human, but not to feel emotion.
But the time always comes when the creator loses control of his creation.
Tangent Online says of "Still-Waking Sleep," "The story is well crafted, and the idea is clever[with] solid depthand interesting complexity."
"Still-Waking Sleep" originally appeared in Fiction River: No Humans Allowed (WMG Publishing, 2017).