Two by Vonnegut: The Big Trip Up Yonder and 2BR02B

Kurt Vonnegut Jr. (1922-2007) was a prolific and genre-bending American novelist known for works blending satire, black comedy, and science fiction, such as Slaughterhouse-Five (1969), Cat’s Cradle (1963), and Breakfast of Champions (1973). These two short works, “The Big Trip Up Yonder” and “2BR02B”, are science fiction tales originally published in the magazines Galaxy Science…