Welcome to Saga Reads, a blog dedicated to science fiction and fantasy (SFF). I’m Saga and, as the title suggests, I write about what I read. I am a queer, neurodivergent bookseller, writer, and editor. Right now I’m working on a master’s in publishing while on the staff of the anarchist sci fi magazine Radon Journal.
- Now you see her: “Antigrief” or acceptance?Short and bittersweet at 973 words, this story lets readers listen in on one half of a customer service call to the eponymous company. Automatic Antigrief’s augmented-reality simulation, downloaded to the customer’s mental implant, conjures up a simulacrum of the customer’s lost loved one before they can even feel grief – and that’s the problem.