Today I am bringing you my next weekly installment of the Tor.com short story reviews If you want to participate head on over to the creators blog Zuky @ BookBum to learn about it and give her a follow.
This Weeks Tor.com Short Story Was Mental Diplopia by Julianna Baggott
There seems to be a strange new disease spreading around the world. People are getting stuck in the past in mostly happy memories. They are straddling the line between now and then. Although the disease ends in death, the infected seem to go willingly. The epidemiologist seeks the answers to this viral mystery while she is falling in love and yet trying not to get infected.
I am a sucker for romance as most of you probably know by now. This is an end of the world read with some romance thrown in. I really enjoyed this one. It is beautifully written and beautifully heartbreaking. I do however wish we would have gotten more. I felt like we were left hanging.
Next weeks Tor.com read is going to be Ecdysis by Julianna Baggott