Author: Susan Nance Carhart
Astronomical Odds (Third Flatiron Anthologies Book
First sentence, hooked.
Fashionable is a GREAT word here because it compiles everything we know about the fashion industry and the people who follow it. Also suggests that people in this universe can change their noses like we in this universe can change our sweaters.
See, I was right about fashion word. : ) Now you as an author made me feel smart as a reader. That is one of the most important skills.
This name always reminds me of Felix the cat and his magical bag of holding.
I dream of the day when cancer is just a minor inconvenience.
I can't eat dairy - I'm glad that I wasn't in this universe.
People judge each other by their eyes. It's very important that your little girl's eyes be as beautiful as we can make them. Don't you agree?"
Annnnnd this is what happens when a Dr is also a Sales person.
OMG this is literally the University / College education bubble we are currently in. If everyone is modded, then its no longer unique or an important quality. If everyone has a degree it doesn't really matter, but you or your children are still in very deep debt with no means to repay it, a slave to the system.
feel like I want to scream "NO YOU FOOLS DON'T DO IT!" I'm a frugal person (stingy maybe even) so I find this ending delightfully painful that they just signed away their lives to this company in the hopes of giving a better future for their child. Great work, I enjoyed it!