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July 2016 ISSUE

Sephine and the Leviathan

Our fourth podcast for July is “Sephine and the Leviathan” written by Jack Schouten and read by Kate Baker.

 
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July 2016 ISSUE

Sephine and the Leviathan

CHAPTER 3/6: TRAJECTORY
Entombed inside the cannibalized q-cannon, Sephine counts pebbles in her mind. She has had to wrap her filament wings around her to fit inside the narrow cylinder, and when the cannon begins its countdown, starts to rumble, claustrophobia sets in.
She reaches sixty-seven pebbles before she feels her wings quiver sharply once, and [...]