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June 2019 ISSUE

Two Sisters in Exile

This episode features “Two Sisters in Exile” written by Aliette de Bodard. Originally published in Solaris Rising 1.5. Reprinted in the June 2019 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker.

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http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/debodard_06_19

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June 2019 ISSUE

Two Sisters in Exile

In spite of her name (an elegant, whimsical female name which meant Perfumed Winter, and a reference to a long-dead poet), Nguyen Dong Huong was a warrior, first and foremost. She’d spent her entire life in skirmishes against the pale men, the feathered clans, and the dream-skinners: her first ship, The Tiger Lashes with His [...]

October 2018 ISSUE

In Everlasting Wisdom

This episode features “In Everlasting Wisdom” written by Aliette de Bodard. Originally published in Infinity Wars, edited by Jonathan Strahan. Reprinted in the October 2018 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker.

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October 2018 ISSUE

In Everlasting Wisdom

The path to enlightenment is through obedience to wisdom, and who is wiser than the Everlasting Emperor?
It’s the words that keep Ai Thi going, day after day—the ceaseless flow of wisdom from the appeaser within her, reminders that the Everlasting Emperor loves her and her sacrifice—that she’s doing her duty, day after day, making sure [...]

June 2017 ISSUE

The Waiting Stars

This episode features “The Waiting Stars” written by Aliette de Bodard. Reprinted in the the June issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker. Originally published in The Other Half of the Sky, edited by Athena Andreadis and Kay Holt.

Text of this story can be found at: http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/debodard_06_17_reprint

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June 2017 ISSUE

The Waiting Stars

The derelict ship ward was in an isolated section of Outsider space, one of the numerous spots left blank on interstellar maps, no more or no less tantalizing than its neighboring quadrants. To most people, it would be just that: a boring part of a long journey to be avoided—skipped over by Mind-ships as they [...]

January 2017 ISSUE

The Shipmaker

Our seventh podcast for January is “The Shipmaker” written by Aliette de Bodard and read by Kate Baker.

 
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Originally published in Interzone, Issue 231, September 2010.
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January 2017 ISSUE

The Shipmaker

Ships were living, breathing beings. Dac Kien had known this, even before she’d reached the engineering habitat—even before she’d seen the great mass in orbit outside, being slowly assembled by the bots.
Her ancestors had once carved jade, in the bygone days of the Le dynasty on Old Earth: not hacking the green blocks into the [...]

January 2015 ISSUE

Three Cups of Grief, by Starlight

Green tea: green tea is made from steamed or lightly dried tea leaves. The brew is light, with a pleasant, grassy taste. Do not over-steep it, lest it become bitter.

After the funeral, Quang Tu walked back to his compartment, and sat down alone, staring sightlessly at the slow ballet of bots cleaning the small room—the [...]

January 2015 ISSUE

Three Cups of Grief, by Starlight

Our first podcast for January is “Three Cups of Grief, by Starlight” written by Aliette de Bodard and read by Kate Baker.

 
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