Am I Free to Go?

The line between utopia and dystopia…is, often, who you are. Or who your neighbors think you are.
Kathryn Cramer is the editor or co-editor of over two dozen science fiction and fantasy anthologies. This short story was acquired and edited for by Tor Books editor Patrick Nielsen Hayden.

Kathryn Cramer is a writer, critic, and anthologist, and coeditor of the Year’s Best Fantasy and Year’s Best Science Fiction series with David G. Hartwell. She is a winner of the World Fantasy Award and has received numerous nominations and awards for her work as editor. Her fiction has been published by, Asimov’s, and Nature. She lives in Westport, New York.