La novela corta Sad Robot Stories, de Mason Johnson, puede ser descargada gratuitamente (de hecho, está licencia bajo Creative Commons) desde la página del Chicago Center for Literature and Photography. He tenido la oportunidad de leer esta obra recientemente y la recomiendo muy especialmente.
Ésta es su sinopsis:
Robot is one of millions of androids on an Earth that recently saw the extinction of human life. While Robot's mechanical brothers and sisters seem happy, Robot finds himself lost and missing the only friend he had, a human named Mike whose family accepted Robot as a piece of their personal puzzle. Without both the mistakes and the capacity for miracles that define human civilization, is civilization even worth having? Explore this question in the hilarious yet heartbreaking full-length debut of popular Chicago performer Mason Johnson. A Kurt Vonnegut for the 21st century, his answers are simultaneously droll, surprising and touching, and will make you rethink the limits of what a storyteller can accomplish within science fiction.