James Waltz is originally from Kansas City, Missouri. He currently lives in Barcelona, Spain, where he doodles and writes poetry, fiction, and music. Follow James on Instagram @OrionBlueWaltz
For more from this talented polymath, please check Strangers & Karma's Community Fiction page. Waltz's short story, Carcinisation, is his debut fiction piece. It tells the bittersweet love story of a woman as she struggles with transition, loss, and the convergent evolution of everyone she has ever known into crabs.
Edited by Kayla Sosa