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November 2017 ISSUE

Second Person, Present Tense

If you think, “I breathe,” the “I” is extra. There is no you to say “I.” What we call “I” is just a swinging door which moves when we inhale or when we exhale.
—Shun Ryu Suzuki
I used to think the brain was the most important organ in the body, until [...]

July 2013 ISSUE

The Illustrated Biography of Lord Grimm

Our fourth piece of audio fiction for July is “The Illustrated Biography of Lord Grimm” written by Daryl Gregory and read by Kate Baker.

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First published in Eclipse 2, edited by Jonathan Strahan.
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July 2013 ISSUE

The Illustrated Biography of Lord Grimm

The 22nd Invasion of Trovenia began with a streak of scarlet against a gray sky fast as the flick of a paintbrush. The red blur zipped across the length of the island, moving west to east, and shot out to sea. The sonic boom a moment later scattered the birds that wheeled above the fish [...]