Saturday, June 4, 2016

A Handful of Dal, by Naru Dames Sundar

(SF Epic) When Raj leaves Earth on the generation ship, Yatra, someone gives him a recipe to remind him and his descendants where they came from. (1, 477 words)

Rating: 3, Unremarkable

"A Handful of Dal," by appeared in the June 2016 issue of Lightspeed Magazine (Issue 73), published . This story is only available in paid copies of the magazine. It is not available online.

Mini-Review (click to view--possible spoilers)

Pro: The multi-generational goal is to reach the new world, and that they clearly do--with the recipe intact.

Con: With so many characters and so few words, it's impossible for us to care about any of them.

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