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June 2013 ISSUE

This is Why We Jump

Our second piece of audio fiction for June is “This is Why We Jump” written by Jacob Clifton and read by Kate Baker.

 
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June 2013 ISSUE

This is Why We Jump

When he will be gentled, I call him little starfish.
I can curl myself around him like an ammonite, and call him little names, and he will smile. Arms and legs getting bigger every day. A little starfish, crowding me out. It is my name for him, but only when he will be gentled can I [...]