At the vague reasoning of the fire mage, Meese (ex-apprentice to that same mage) goes into the literal criminal underground of her city in search for a rogue elemental with a crazy past. Things would have gone well, if the crazy in Kitty’s past hadn’t come back to haunt them.
This was so good! A bit confusing, I admit, but that's probably just because I have to quickly skim through it for the moment. I do believe that this piece deserves greater attention, though, which is why I am going to read it over again later. ;)