Choi, Eric. "Divisions"
Divergence: 1980 CE
What if: Québec voted to secede from Canada.
Summary: As secession approaches, final negotiations on a treaty for the division of Canada suddenly hang-up on an odd Québecois demand for ownership of an aging communications satellite.
Published: In Tesseracts6 (eds. Robert J. Sawyer and Carolyn Clink), Tesseract (1895836328); and Northern Suns: The New Anthology of Canadian Science Fiction (eds. David G. Hartwell and Glenn Grant), Tor 1999 (0312864612BUY), 2000 (0312864620BUY).
Awards: Nominee: 1998 Prix Aurora for best Canadian short-form work in English.