Short story: “Never the Same”

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“Never the Same,” by Polenth Blake

Appeared in Strange Horizons, September 8th, 2014 (read / listen)

5,939 words

This is terribly interesting to me, although I had trouble following the plot towards the end. I like the contrast between the “psychopathic” narrator, who adjusts well to society despite lacking empathy, and the “nice” brother, who acts like a monster despite having “normal” feelings like guilt.