Toasted Cake 99: How the Moon Got its Cousin by Lee Hallison
Toasted Cake 99! In which you must not forget the ships, O Best Beloved.
Once upon a time, O my Best Beloved, when the world was one world with one moon and the stars did scintillate and sparkle in the sky, astronomers discovered a Beast of a Meteor flying through the vast black toward the Sun.
First appeared in Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine.
Lee Hallison is a transplanted New Yorker who lives in the Pacific Northwest with her husband and her teenaged daughter. She has been published in Daily Science Fiction, Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine, Drabblecast and Beam Me Up. You can read more about her at leehallison.com.