Appetite by Said Sayrafiezadeh

“Appetite” by Saïd Sayrafiezadeh This slightly quirky short story starts out with a cook, who apparently has trouble with grilled cheese sandwiches, asking his restaurant manager for a raise. He’s denied. So, here he is ina meaningless, unfulfilling job, but he’s not searching for anything else either. When had I …

The Millennium Party by Walter Jon Williams

“The Millennium Party” by Walter Jon Williams Williams gives us a short, sharp look at the future in this brief story. Darien and his wife are celebrating their thousandth anniversary, but in this future world, everyone has multiple brains that they interchange, each with its own purpose. For the celebration, …