In this illustration by Jeff Doten, we see the only place in Grianach District where order remains after a war has broken out along genetic lines: the spaceport. For a lonely boy experiencing drastic mental changes he can’t fathom, the spaceport provides a haven and familiar refuge from all the noise and chaos pervading the blue-green countryside of the planet Monitum. The boy is Voltan Ald’erda, whose genius is kicking into high-gear with a burning desire to see patterns, solve puzzles, and classify everything he sees. It’s driving…