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January 2018 ISSUE

Her Smoke Rose Up Forever

This episode features “Her Smoke Rose Up Forever” written by James Tiptree Jr.. Published in Final Stage: The Ultimate Science Fiction Anthology, edited by Edward L. Ferman and Barry N. Malzberg. Reprinted in the January 2018 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker.

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January 2018 ISSUE

Her Smoke Rose Up Forever

—Deliverance quickens, catapults him into his boots on mountain gravel, his mittened hand on the rusty 1935 International truck. Cold rushes into his young lungs, his eyelashes are knots of ice as he peers down at the lake below the pass. He is in a bare bleak bowl of mountains just showing rusty in the [...]

May 2017 ISSUE

The Man Who Walked Home

Transgression! Terror! And he thrust and lost there—punched into impossibility, abandoned never to be known how, the wrong man in the most wrong of all wrong places in that unimaginable collapse of never-to-be-reimagined mechanism—he stranded, undone, his lifeline severed, he in that nanosecond knowing his only tether parting, going away, the longest line to life [...]