Landmine People

“Landmine people,” said Pyrrha, and when she say Nona’s brows cross in confusion, she said: “Some people were put into the universe to rig it to explode, then walk away … I always fell for that.”

-Tamsyn Muir, “Nona the Ninth.” New York: Tor Books, 2022.

Another name to add to my ongoing series: HoodoosSucking Black HolesPsychic VampiresThe Unhappy & The UnluckyToxic PeopleNarcissist’s Prayer, etc.