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January 2014 ISSUE

Grave of the Fireflies

Our second piece of audio fiction for January is “Grave of the Fireflies” written by Cheng Jingbo, translated by Ken Liu, and read by Kate Baker.

 
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January 2014 ISSUE

Grave of the Fireflies

February 16: Through the Door Into Summer
The Snow-No-More birds appeared in the sky, adding to the chaos that enveloped the world.
The fluttering wings that were supposed to signal clear weather scraped across the orange sky like the return of snow-laden billows. Ash-white feathers filled the air, drifting down until they fell into the black orbs [...]