The X Variations Short fiction available in issue 198 from Crack the Spine. https://issuu.com/crackthespine/docs/issue_198
Excerpt: Everything seems different than when I first got here. Like someone came in and changed the living room into the set of television sitcom; a big picture window, an island attached to the kitchen with open wall cabinets stocked with generic packaged food. Product placements so the viewers at home know what to buy from their local grocer.