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February 2021 ISSUE

Terra Rasa

This episode features “Terra Rasa” written by Anastasia Bookreyeva and translated by Ray Nayler. Published in the February 2021 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker.

The text version of this story can be found at:
http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/bookreyeva_02_21

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February 2021 ISSUE

Terra Rasa

The train hurled along at such speed my ears kept popping. We rushed through Voronezh in minutes. More accurately—through what was left of Voronezh. Where there had been a river, there was an empty trough. The fire had burned away the flesh of humanity here and retreated—for a time.
Back when trains went slower, I loved [...]