Mankind has been chasing the secret of eternal youth since the dawn of time. The answer has always been there-- in the shadows.
Gregorios is no stranger to that darkness. When his wife is taken from him, he is forced to confront his own past and the secrets buried there. In a desperate gamble, Gregorios must infiltrate an island compound that traffics in human youth.
Face Lift is a short story set in my Facetakers world. It won Honorable Mention from the Writers of the Future in 2010, and it's the story that first explored the world of the Facetakers. Saving Face is a related novella, which is available everywhere as an ebook and paperback. Both stories are prequels to the sci-fi time travel thriller Facetakers trilogy, available on Amazon.