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March 2021 ISSUE

Homecoming is Just Another Word for the Sublimation of the Self

This episode features “Homecoming is Just Another Word for the Sublimation of the Self” written by Isabel J. Kim. Published in the March 2021 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker.

The text version of this story can be found at:
http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/kim_03_21

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March 2021 ISSUE

Homecoming is Just Another Word for the Sublimation of the Self

You are waiting for your instance in the basement of the Shinsegae Department Store. This was as good as an amusement park when you were a kid; it was a wonderland of delicious food stalls and a typical weekend haunt because your grandfather lived two blocks away.
Your grandfather is dead. Your instance gave you the [...]