Toasted Cake 64: Don't Look Down by Anatoly Belilovsky
Toasted Cake 64! In which we fly.
My body remembers what I can't.
(First appeared right here in Daily SF.)
Anatoly Belilovsky was born in a city that changed six or seven owners in the last 100 years, learned English from Star Trek reruns, and is now a pediatrician in an area of Brooklyn, New York, where English is the fourth most commonly spoken language. He is a SFWA member with stories in Nature, Ideomancer, Kasma, Stupefying Stories, and Andromeda Spaceways, among other publications. Unlike most other writers, he is not owned by any cats.