All life in the world’s oceans has died. Humanity soon followed. What remains for those who survived?
Sometimes life ends with a bang. Other times it ends with a slow strangulation. The oceans are extinct. Empty. Stagnant. Only the slow passage of millennia can reverse the effects. But what does that mean for the rest of the planet? What does that mean for those who remain? Enter the world as it exists in the twenty-second century. Follow Jeremy Colt and his family as they race across the continent in order to survive. What waits for them in San Diego and why do they need to get there? The clock is ticking. Can they get there fast enough? And if they do will it even save her?
Barren Waters is a post-apocalyptic tale, at its heart, the story of a relationship between a father and daughter and an account of how far humans will go for those we love. Barren Waters is presented to the public in serialized smaller shorts. This is part one of an adventure readers aren’t likely to forget.
Julia Shupe is a science fiction, post-apocalyptic, and epic fantasy novelist, and avid reader of the genres. She has published 3 novels to date and is currently working on a dark psychological thriller series as well as follow-up installments to the Kiln Series. Writing, for Julia, is a passion. There's nothing more exciting than creating a character with depth - one whom the author believes to be someone particular at the start, but who morphs into someone dramatically different in the end.