An artist creates a magical room for a young psychiatrist's adopted infant nephew--a room with the heavens projected above and hideaways in the walls. To help him, he recruits a metallurgist haunted by a disturbed upbringing. As the three build this fantastic space, a rewarding friendship unfolds. ..". for those who entertain the subversive notion that the gifts with which they entered the world were lost--but may yet be recovered." --Onlineoriginals.com (UK) "This enchanting novella is a delicately wrought homage to ...