New Short Story: "Loss of Signal"

In case you missed it, I have a new science fiction short story (quite short, but not flash) out on Loss of Signal. It's free to read online!

Here's a preview:

When the doors drifted open like wings, when I trained my cameras to the star-flecked blackness, when the metal arms released me from their embrace: that was the moment my first dream came true.

I checked it off the list.

“You’re clear of the shuttle, Toby. Begin translunar injection.”

Mission control’s voice sounded in my ear, but I had no ear. I had adapted to that change early on.