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My Year of Short Stories: Dec 14th, And No Torment Shall Touch Them by James Patrick Kelly, Asimov's Science Fiction, Nov/Dec 2017

A story about a domineering father/grandfather, who, in his last days begins to upload his consciousness to the internet. However, part way through the upload he realized the entity that his consciousness will form will not be an accurate version of who he has become in his late years, a person who is a much better one than who he was as a younger man. 164 more words

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My Year of Short Stories: Dec 13th, Timewalking by Michael Cassutt, Asimov's Science Fiction, Nov/Dec 2017

This is an idea piece. When I say that, I mean, the whole piece is based on the question of: What if _____. In Timewalking’s case, the question is: What if information could travel through time? 172 more words

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My Year of Short Stories: Dec 12th, The Last Dance by Jack McDevitt, Asimov's Science Fiction, Nov/Dec 2017

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A story about a man who replaces his late wife with a holographic digital image of her. The software is comprised of his memories, her legal documents, social networks, family recollections, etc. 381 more words

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Walk for Sarah’s lifesaving treatment

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How I Chose Stories to Critique

You may be wondering how exactly I chose stories to critique (this whole statement is ironic considering I’ve done one as of writing), so here’s a list of criteria I consider when looking for and picking out material. 116 more words

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